Ireland’s UN Youth Delegates depart for global migration summit
Samantha O'Brien O'Reilly from Kells, County Meath and Colm O’Rourke from Cabra in Dublin named by Minister Flanagan as Ireland’s second-ever UN Youth Delegates.
and do more to ensure the availability of quality jobs and affordable housing to further increase rate of return
Youth Council calls for measures to reduce youth unemployment in pre-budget submission
Minister Zappone and NYCI President Ian Power address 41st NYCI Annual Assembly
Investment in young people isn’t just a good idea but an essential core value for any society, that was the message from NYCI President, Ian Power speaking at the organisation’s 41st Annual Assembly (AGM) held in Dublin last Saturday (25.06.16). The event brought together representatives from the 50 youth organisations in NYCI membership. These groups work with over 380,000 young people nationwide.
The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) – which represents organisations working with over 380,000 young people nationwide – has welcomed the appointment of Minister Katherine Zappone, TD as Minister for Children and Youth Affairs.Commenting on the appointment Mary Cunningham, Director of the National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) said: “We congratulate the new Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone on her appointment.