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Minister for Education Norma Foley TD and Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications Eamon Ryan TD have welcomed the progress on the jointly funded Schools Energy Decarbonisation Pathfinder Programme as evident from the feedback on Maryfield College, Dublin which is one of the pathfinder schools

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD is encouraging people to avail of supports available nationwide to improve their literacy and numeracy skills in the New Year.

The Minister for Justice, Simon Harris TD, has announced that ‘Still Here’, the national awareness campaign on domestic abuse, is being relaunched [today] and will run over the Christmas holiday period.

People in Ireland eat more daily portions of fruit and vegetables than in any other EU country, according to a report released by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

The Women’s Health Action Plan 2022-2023, launched on International Women’s Day 08 March 2022, is a fully funded strategy for improving women’s health in Ireland. Budget 2022 ring-fenced €31m in funding for new Developments for Women’s Health. To date, the Women's Health Action Fund has supported significant advancements in a range of priority areas.

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Minister, Charlie McConalogue T.D., appointed a contractor with a €30m contract for the development of a Deep-Water quay in Ros an Mhíl Fishery Harbour Centre.

Minister Butler announces the development of the first National Population Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research and Evaluation Strategy and funding for 5 mental health research projects

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD has today (December 22nd) published the Report on the Analysis of Skills for Residential Construction & Retrofitting 2023–2030.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD has today announced funding of €50,000 to charities driving further and higher education initiatives in disadvantaged areas.

Over the past 12 months the Department of Health has developed a range of policies and regulations to improve our Health Service.

 

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