As part of the government’s support to voluntary and community groups, the Department of Rural and Community Development has produced the following 6 leaflets and Action Plan. 1. You, Your […]
Realising our Rural Potential
The Department of Rural and Community Development has responsibility for promoting and facilitating long-term economic and social progress across rural Ireland. The Department is responsible for co-ordinating the Action Plan for Rural Development. Other key areas of responsibility include the implementation of the LEADER elements of the
Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 and the delivery of a range of other schemes, including a Rural Recreation Scheme, the Rural Walks Scheme, a Town and Village Enhancement scheme and the CLÁR Programme. The oversight of preparations for the timely roll-out of broadband is also a key priority.
Government support to communities through the Government Action Plan for Community Response to COVID-19 Communities in Ireland have a great ability to get together and help each other in times […]
Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, has emphasised the important role of communities in supporting their vulnerable neighbours over the coming weeks. The mobilisation of local community […]