Archive for February, 2015


EAPN Ireland Newsflash February 2015

February 2015

Available here in printer-friendly PDF version: EAPN Ireland Newsflash February 2015   Contents: The Social Inclusion Forum and CWC/EAPN workshops The Better Europe Alliance and the European Semester Alliance Other Irish News Framework Policy on Communities and Local Government Poverty in Ireland – new figures for 2013   Social impact assessment of the main welfare […]

Government Begins the Process of Developing a New Policy Framework for Local and Community Development – Aiden Lloyd

February 2015

See full Blog post here: Article on Framework The process of preparing the promised policy paper on local and community development has finally got underway with the publication of a draft paper ‘Our Communities: A Framework Policy for Local and Community Development in Ireland’  by the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government. Submissions […]

Social Inclusion Forum (SIF) 2015 – Local Preparatory Meetings

February 2015

See flyer here: Local Preparatory Meetings – Social Inclusion Forum 2015 – Flyer (2) The Social Inclusion Forum (SIF) is part of the structures put in place by the Government to support the development and implementation of its plans to address poverty and social exclusion. The event provides a forum for wider public consultation and […]