The national flag of Ireland next to the European flag
Public Consultation on the Partnership Agreement for the European Common Provisions Regulation Funds 2021 – 2027 and the Operational Programmes for ERDF and ESF+ The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, the Department of Education and Skills, and the three Regional Assemblies are launching a consultation process to inform the selection of priorities for the… Continue Reading Public Consultation 2021-2027
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Image of Charlie Flanagan Former Minister for Justice and Equality
Funding for Gender Equality and Migrant Integration announced by Minister Flanagan and Minister Stanton ·         €10.3 million allocated to 36 projects across the country ·         36 projects will be supported in the coming three-year period in multiple locations across Ireland ·         A further €1.5 million is being made available for projects to support women’s entrepreneurship Grants totalling €10.3… Continue Reading Funding for Gender Equality and Migrant Integration
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Mary Hopkins ESF Participant
By Mary Hopkins A small country town, circled by even smaller country villages, where heads remained bowed under the banner of isolation and where women lived with the hope of, one day, being able to get up, get dressed and again take their rightful place in the world of gainful employment. A poster appeared. At… Continue Reading Moving On – The Story Behind the Story
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Louise Finnegan at the New Futures Graduation Speaker 2019
One Family’s New Futures Programme supports and enables women who are parenting alone and economically inactive to take advantage of training and development opportunities. Louise Finnegan is a lone parent to four daughters. Having completed a number of community based courses in the past, Louise decided to participate in New Futures with One Family in… Continue Reading New Futures Programme
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Members of the New Futures programme holding their STAR Award with funders
The prestigious STAR Awards ceremony was held on Monday 4 March 2019 in Dublin. The Awards areorganised by Ireland’s national adult learning organisation, AONTAS. The Awards celebrate the positive contribution that adult learning initiatives make to adult learners, local communities and wider society. This year the ESF proudly sponsored a Special Recognition STAR Award for… Continue Reading AONTAS STAR Awards
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