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Minister Ryan launches Call for Expert Evidence 2022

Minister Ryan launches Call for Expert Evidence 2022 – to support and inform the next Climate Action Plan Responses and submissions sought from experts, research organisations and other groups that work in areas relating to climate, environment and energy The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD, today launched the Call for Expert …

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Public consultation on the phase in of the living wage

An Overview of the Living Wage in Ireland-Update Website The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment is conducting a public consultation on the phasing in of a living wage. The Low Pay Commission was requested to examine the Programme for Government commitment to “progress to a living wage over the lifetime of the government” and …

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Septic Tank Upgrade Grants

There are grants available to upgrade your domestic septic tank.

To find out if your household is eligible:
Register your septic tank or check if it is registered under the domestic wastewater treatment scheme www.protectourwater.ie.
If your septic tank is registered and there is excess discharge, nuisance smells, overflow, or any other issue, you may be eligible for a grant.
https://roisingarvey.ie/grants-for-domestic-waste-water…/ for more details…

Free Contraception

Free Contraception Delighted to have played my part in the Governments decision to move forward with a key Green Party Ireland Programme for Government commitment to provide free contraception for all women, beginning with women aged 17 to 25.#greensingovernment #mnásome #MakeItFree #ClareWomen

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The Agri-Climate Rural Environment Scheme

The Agri-Climate Rural Environment Scheme (‘ACRES’) ACRES, which is the first scheme that the DAFM will deliver under the €9.8b CAP Strategic Plan, will target 50,000 farm families. They will receive support directly under this scheme to deliver “measurable” climate, biodiversity, and water quality gains. The DAFM proposes that, like GLAS, all farmers will have …

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Funding for Gigs and Events

Delighted with this latest support for our artists and our cultural and social lives from my Green Party Ireland colleague Minister Catherine Martin T.D. – supporting us all to have fun social times with eachother in our communities – we cant underestimate the toll that the last couple of years has taken on our entertainers and ourselves and these grants mean venues, pubs, cafes, galleries, all sorts of places can apply for grants, up to a maximum of €10,000 in support of events such as…