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Focus on the Digital Hub

The Digital Hub is an Irish Government initiative to create an international centre of excellence for knowledge, innovation and creativity focused on digital content and technology enterprises. The Digital Hub...


Green Schools - Flying the flag for the environme...

Green-Schools is an international programme which acknowledges and rewards schoolwide environmental education and action. The programme in Ireland is managed by An Taisce and internationally...

Coast Guard

A look at the Irish Coast Guard

Last year 3,500 people, who were in difficulty at sea or on our coasts, were assisted by volunteers from the Irish Coast Guard. According to recent figures, the Coast Guard responded to 1,839 separate incidents around our coasts in 2010.


National Youth Entrepreneurship Strategy Forum

Friday the 15th of April saw Taoiseach Enda Kenny attend the National Youth Entrepreneurship Strategy Forum in Dublin Castle. The Taoiseach delivered a keynote speech...

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The OPW - Serving our Heritage

The OPW is the Government Department that focuses on property maintenance, property management, architectural and engineering services, heritage services, project management and procurement services.

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Irish Defence Forces - aiding Irish citizens

While the Irish Army have become well known internationally as a peace keeping force, with tours recently in Chad, Kosovo and a new tour to Lebanon starting in May 2011 , the Defence Forces also play a hugely important role in the lives of Irish citizens....