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Early Years Issue 2
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Early Years Issue 2

Welcome to issue 2 of the Children’s Rights Alliance’s Early Years newsletter. Late 2016 and early 2017 has been an exciting time in the Early Years work! They successfully launched Report Card 2017, our annual flagship publication that grades the Government on its own commitments to children in A Programme for a Partnership Government. The Government...

National Síolta Aistear Initiative newsletter
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National Síolta Aistear Initiative newsletter

In this issue you will find … • An overview of the National Síolta Aistear Initiative • An introduction to the two national coordinators responsible for the initiative • The structure of National Síolta Aistear Initiative • An outline of the forthcoming Síolta Aistear Introductory workshop • A list of the partner organisations currently involved in the National Síolta Aistear Initiative • A...

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CYPSCine March 2017

This edition of the CYPSCine includes information on the new CYPSC Steering Group Chairperson, KHF’s Director, Dr. Noelle Spring., along with both National and Local news from Children and Young People’s Services Committees across the country. Read here

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs recently published the State of the Nation’s Children: Ireland 2016
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Minister for Children and Youth Affairs recently published the State of the Nation’s Children: Ireland 2016

This is the sixth such report since 2006, and was compiled by the Research and Evaluation Unit within the Department of Children and Youth Affairs, with data contributions from a broad range of government departments, agencies and research organisations. The State of the Nation’s Children: Ireland 2016 report presents administrative, survey and Census data on...

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Children’s Rights Alliance Launch Report Card 2017

This year CRA have awarded the Irish Government a ‘D+’ in their annual review of the Government’s progress for children. They have covered the areas where the Government have progressed commitments made in ‘A Programme for Partnership Government’ this year. We have focused on Standard of Living, Early Childhood, Education, Equality, Family Environment and Alternative Care and Health....