Enterprise Ireland's Action Plan for Women In Business has been launched. The plan, which is part of the Government's Future Jobs Ireland strategy and has my full support, aims to increase the levels of women-led [...]
I wish everyone a peaceful, prosperous and healthy New Year. I look forward to working with you all in 2020. My constituency office will re-open on the 6th Jan. Please feel free to contact me [...]
As Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, I launched a public consultation process today for the draft National Volunteering Strategy 2020-2025. Volunteers make a vital contribution to Irish society, developing [...]
As Minister for Digital Development, I hosted a meeting of top officials of Local Authorities and senior executives of National Broadband Ireland (NBI) in Tullamore to hear of NBI’s plans for the roll-out of high [...]
More than €1 million in funding has been allocated for the Community Service Programme (CSP) Support Fund in 2020. This will be pending the outcome of a review of the CSP, which is nearing completion. [...]
I attended the launch of the 2020-2022 Social Enterprise Development Fund in Dublin this week. The €1.6 million fund is administered by Social Innovation Fund Ireland in partnership with Local Authorities Ireland and funded by [...]
I travelled to Lyon this week to open Enterprise Ireland's second office in France.
I launched Galway Fire and Rescue Service's Home Fire Safety Check in Tuam this week as part of national Fire Safety Week.
Best of luck to St Mary's GAA, Athenry, as they launched their Playing Facilities Development Plan at the Raheen Woods Hotel this afternoon.
As Minister of State in the Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, I had the pleasure of launching National Reuse Month at Collins Barracks in Dublin. The initiative, which will run for the [...]