February 11, 2016

European Court of Auditors told of concerns on implementation of Youth Guarantee in Ireland

Current levels of youth unemployment would be lower if Youth Guarantee was rolled out as promised, Youth Council tells ECA 5,000 fewer places than promised in […]
February 8, 2016

Final reminder to 59,000 newly eligible young voters – Tuesday registration deadline

Youth Council urges young people to register in time for General Election 59,000 young people in Ireland have turned 18 since last year and will have […]
February 1, 2016

Youth Council urges Government to hold Friday vote

Up to 460,000* young people aged 18 to 25 could make crucial difference in electionPotential Thursday vote risks excluding many The National Youth Council of Ireland […]
January 20, 2016

Young Voices – EU Structural Dialogue National Implementation Project

We are going to hear a lot about ‘Politics’ in 2016. How much are we going to hear about ‘young people’ and politics? That is up […]
January 12, 2016

Housing and Accommodation

NYCI Policy Proposals NYCI calls on Government to introduce rent controls so that annual rent increases cannot exceed the Consumer Price Index NYCI calls on Government […]
January 12, 2016

Career and Life Guidance for Young People

NYCI Policy Proposal NYCI calls on Government to develop a National Strategy for a Comprehensive Guidance Service for Young People The Education Act 1998 places a […]
January 12, 2016

Decent and Quality Employment

NYCI Policy Proposals NYCI calls on Government to commit to the introduction of a Living Wage in Ireland NYCI calls on the next Government to introduce […]
January 7, 2016

Alcohol-related Harm

NYCI Policy Proposal NYCI calls on the Government to enact and commence the provisions of the  Public Health (Alcohol) Bill published in December 2015 with regard […]
January 7, 2016


NYCI Proposal NYCI calls on the Government to ensure the concerns and needs of young workers on low wages and in precarious employment are taken into […]
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