Archive for February, 2016


Newsflash February 2016 election special

February 2016

February 2016 News Flash Specials: • Election 2016 • Financial Transaction tax Regulars: • Diary • Irish News • European News

Election 2016 Blogs so far

February 2016

10. Time to vote. Time to end poverty for good. 9. Guest Blog – an Tánaiste Joan Burton, TD, Labour 8.  Ending homelessness 7.  Living wage 6.  Guest Blog: by Gerry Adams TD 5.  Guest blog: by Lucinda Creighton TD 4.  Income and welfare 3.  Links to  issues 2.  Community Platform’s Four Tests for the Next […]

Four Tests for the next Government

February 2016

As the General Election campaign gets officially underway the Community Platform has launched Four Tests for the next Government.

The Platform will use these tests to assess the seriousness of the next Government in addressing the causes and consequences of poverty, social exclusion and inequality in Ireland.