and do more to ensure the availability of quality jobs and affordable housing to further increase rate of return
NYCI represents and supports the interests of voluntary youth organisations and uses its collective experience to act on issues that impact on young people.
- August 23, 2016 - 1:00pm
- August 17, 2016 - 9:00am
Youth Council calls for measures to reduce youth unemployment in pre-budget submission
- June 26, 2016 - 11:30am
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, together with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, are delighted to announce the call for applications for the United Nations Youth Delegate Programme for Ireland 2016 – 2017 which will support two young people (one male and one female) aged between 18-25 years (on June 9th 2016) to join Ireland’s delegation to the United Nations in New York in September/October 2016 and February 2017 (Dates TBC).
- May 9, 2016 - 4:45pm
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.