# minister-for-children - Today’s News
# minister-for-children - Wednesday 20 February, 2013
Frances Fitzgerald said the discussions will allow her to explore the feasibility of an agreement on intercountry adoption.
# minister-for-children - Friday 5 October, 2012
One man was arrested when the car carrying Eamon Gilmore and Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald was forced to turn back after an Éirígí protest over cuts to child benefit.
# minister-for-children - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
By voting yes, we can prove that this generation has done more than any other to protect children who have been betrayed in the past, writes Aodhán Ó Riordáin.
# minister-for-children - Thursday 26 July, 2012
… but was he supposed to be there?
# minister-for-children - Thursday 5 July, 2012
Nine things to know this morning…
# minister-for-children - Friday 27 April, 2012
Education and care go hand in hand, argues Irene Gunning, and the care of toddlers and preschoolers can’t be separated as two different processes.
# minister-for-children - Friday 9 March, 2012
One year ago, the government created a separate Department of Children for the first time – but has it lived up to its promises?
# minister-for-children - Friday 10 February, 2012
The government has said this week that it has no plans to allow same-sex couples to adopt but what do you think?
# minister-for-children - Wednesday 1 February, 2012
The hotline number was reserved for over four years before ComReg received an application to operate it.
# minister-for-children - Monday 12 December, 2011
The traditional model of a married couple making up a family is in decline, according to a major new study which looked at family structures in Ireland.
# minister-for-children - Wednesday 12 October, 2011
A study commissioned by the ISPCC found that one-third of primary school children did not know how to keep their social network account private, while one in six secondary students had met someone in person after meeting them online.
# minister-for-children - Monday 26 September, 2011
A study into the Ferns, Murphy, Ryan and Cloyne child abuse reports criticises the lack of prosecution against child sexual and physical abusers and those who concealed that abuse.
# minister-for-children - Tuesday 30 August, 2011
The inquiries concern a Carraig na bhFearr boarding school run by the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart.
# minister-for-children - Tuesday 19 July, 2011
In today’s Fix: Ireland’s first female Chief Justice is named; News International heads face questioning over alleged phone hacking; and the Rubberbandits take New York…
# minister-for-children - Thursday 7 July, 2011
A recent report published in the UK said that retailers, broadcasters, the government and parents all had a part to play, and included a number of proposals.