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April  16th,  2021

Minister Brophy announces €27 million Irish Aid funding for Concern Worldwide

The Minister of State for International Development and Diaspora, Colm Brophy, TD, today announced €27,139,040 in Irish Aid funding to Concern Worldwide (Concern) for its development and humanitarian work overseas, as well as for public engagement and development education work in Ireland...

April  16th,  2021

Update from the Minister for Health on Mandatory Hotel Quarantine

Today marks 21 days since the first passengers entered Mandatory Hotel Quarantine, one of the many significant public health measures taken by the Government designed to protect the population against Variants of Concern and the risk of transmission from COVID-19...

April  16th,  2021

Remarks by Paschal Donohoe following the Eurogroup video conference of 16 April 2021

Remarks by Paschal Donohoe following the Eurogroup video conference of 16 April 2021...

April  16th,  2021

Minister Humphreys provides €5 million in funding to support Employment, Education and Training for People with Disabilities

Minister Humphreys announces new €5m Fund on Closing Day of 2021 Social Inclusion Forum...

April  16th,  2021

Ministers Foley and Madigan welcome the establishment of a new special school in Cork and the expansion of existing special school capacity to meet the needs of children with special educational needs

Minister for Education Norma Foley TD and Minister of State with responsibility for Special Education and Inclusion Josepha Madigan TD have today (16 April, 2021) announced a significant expansion of special school provision in Cork through the establishment of a new special school and increased capacity in an existing special school to meet the needs of children in the Cork area...

April  16th,  2021

President Donohoe and Eurogroup discuss Europe’s response to COVID-19

Today’s (Friday) Eurogroup meeting was chaired by President of the Eurogroup and Irish Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe T.D...