NYCI represents and supports the interests of voluntary youth organisations and uses its collective experience to act on issues that impact on young people.
- September 7, 2018 - 8:15am
Ireland’s next UN Youth Delegates Aisling O’Boyle and Jamie Moore announced by Tánaiste
If you are passionate about making a positive impact on young people’s health, the National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) would like to hear from you. Working in a positive and stimulating environment, the emphasis of this role is to contribute to the development of health promotion initiatives using evidence based approaches and best practice that will have real impact on the health and well being of young people. Full details on youthhealth.ie
- July 31, 2018 - 9:00am
Youth Council calls for measures to tackle youth unemployment as part of a number of costed measures detailed in its Pre-Budget Submission launching today
We need greater investment in apprenticeships as a concrete step towards halving long-term youth unemployment. That was the message from James Doorley, National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) Deputy Director, speaking in advance of the publication today (31.07.18) of the organisation’s pre-budget submission.
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- July 17, 2018 - 9:15am
Ireland’s youth delegates to the UN, Lauren Flanagan (24) from Manor Kilbride, County Wicklow and Paul Dockery (23) from Rooskey in County Leitrim chosen to address first UN review of Ireland’s performance against global goals
Poverty, inequality and mental health are among the issues most concerning young people in Ireland. That’s according to Ireland’s UN Youth Delegates, addressing the United Nations High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) taking place at the UN Headquarters in New York today (17.07.18).