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#Action Plan

# action-plan - Monday 17 June, 2019

'Action was taken and our fears were conquered': Varadkar inspired by his generation's acid rain and ozone layer threats

New government plans launched today include removing petrol and diesel cars, and doubling the reliance on renewable energy.

# action-plan - Monday 12 November, 2018

45 women-only posts to be created in third-level education to address gender imbalance Action Plan This post contains videos

45 women-only posts to be created in third-level education to address gender imbalance

Mary Mitchell O’Connor said the positions will be for world-class academics and are not ‘easy jobs’.

# action-plan - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

From The42 Two World Cup semi-finals the key target of IRFU's new strategic plan New Ground

Two World Cup semi-finals the key target of IRFU's new strategic plan

The union also wants to see the four provinces producing more talent.

From The42 Irish rugby aims for 20% female representation with new 'Women in Rugby' plan Action Plan

Irish rugby aims for 20% female representation with new 'Women in Rugby' plan

The IRFU has released its action plan for the women’s game over the next five years.

# action-plan - Thursday 12 July, 2018

More staff and more capacity to reduce waiting times for children with scoliosis

The Children’s Hospital Group says the progress made for these children needs to be continued.

# action-plan - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Science, maths and languages: The plan to make Ireland's education the best in Europe

The government launched its Action Plan for Education today.

# action-plan - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'No Garda vetting, inadequate investigations' - Tusla slammed over standard of Cork foster care services

An inspection by health authority Hiqa has found that the Cork area shows ‘major non-compliance’ with accepted standards of foster care.

# action-plan - Thursday 22 September, 2016

200 extra emergency beds for the homeless to be provided before Christmas

Housing Minister Simon Coveney also said that a record number of people have been helped out of homelessness this year.

# action-plan - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

From The42 800m champion Rudisha admits doping is a 'big problem' in Kenya Action Plan

800m champion Rudisha admits doping is a 'big problem' in Kenya

But the 27-year-old feels the country is on track to turn things around.

# action-plan - Friday 15 July, 2016

Figures used to tackle housing crisis were five years out of date

In May, the Housing Agency told the Dáil there were 230,000 vacant houses in Ireland – it’s actually 198,000.

# action-plan - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

From The42 'There will be no talk of All-Irelands' - Stephen Rochford sets out his stall as Mayo manager Action Plan

'There will be no talk of All-Irelands' - Stephen Rochford sets out his stall as Mayo manager

First things first as the new Mayo boss prioritises the league campaign and Connacht championship.

# action-plan - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The42 GAA launches new underage hurling competition Action Plan

GAA launches new underage hurling competition

The Celtic Challenge is part of the organisation’s plans to increase participation in the sport.

# action-plan - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Homelessness has increased since the action plan after Jonathan Corrie's death

An extra 172 families are now homeless since the action plan was published last December.

# action-plan - Thursday 29 January, 2015

200 new jobs for Dublin and Limerick as Enda unveils latest 'Action Plan'

Enda and Joan are targeting a return to full employment by 2018. They’ve been giving us a progress report this morning.

# action-plan - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

€1.2m from dormant accounts to be used to fight drug and alcohol abuse

The money will be given to task forces who work with prevention and awareness-raising initiatives.

# action-plan - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Literacy to be targeted with the 'priority it deserves' at local level

A new initiative will see local authorities form action plans to tackle literacy levels in local communities.

# action-plan - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

'Row in behind' homelessness action plan urges Simon Community

The Cabinet will discuss plans to tackle the homelessness crisis this morning.

# action-plan - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Are enough airline staff being trained to identify trafficking victims?

Irish airlines are being encouraged to use the online training resource, developed by the Justice Department.

# action-plan - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Bruton to lead 42 Irish companies and colleges on Indian trade mission

Bruton says the trip will help deliver jobs.

# action-plan - Friday 19 July, 2013

No more "difficult budgets" after this year – Taoiseach

That is as long as deficit targets are met and the economy does not deteriorate, but otherwise it “should be the last of the difficult budget”.

Bruton: Welcomes Action Plan for Jobs progress but people are still struggling

Figures show that the unemployment rate has dropped below 14 per cent for the first time since 2010.

# action-plan - Friday 22 February, 2013

Government to pay employers to recruit unemployed people

The Government also wants to increase the number of ICT graduates and get 2,000 more small businesses online

# action-plan - Friday 1 February, 2013

Taoiseach reveals how Action Plan on Jobs is progressing

The Taoiseach has launched the plan’s fourth report, saying that the rate of unemployment “remains unacceptably high” in Ireland.

# action-plan - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Quinn ringfences €500,000 for just-launched Action Plan on Bullying

The plan sets out 12 actions to prevent and tackle bullying in Irish schools.

Government to launch major anti-bullying plan

Ministers Ruairí Quinn and Frances Fitzgerald will unveil the Action Plan on Bullying later today, including plans for all schools to keep a formal record of bullying incidents.

# action-plan - Monday 21 January, 2013

Department to issue bullying guidelines to schools this week

The Department of Education will also release mental health guidelines for post-primary schools in the near future.

# action-plan - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Ireland's abortion law under spotlight in Strasbourg

The Council of Europe will assess the government’s action plan on abortion and it is expected the ministers will seek a clear deadline for the implementation of the new legal regime.

# action-plan - Friday 23 November, 2012

Govt to give Council of Europe 'action plan' on abortion report by 30 Nov

The Department of Health said the government still intends to bring the report to Cabinet on Tuesday.

# action-plan - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Government announces €450m Credit Guarantee Scheme

The new scheme is expected to benefit 5,600 businesses and support the creation of 4,000 jobs over three years by providing an €150million in lending for small businesses per year

# action-plan - Friday 20 April, 2012

Govt says it has delivered almost 100 per cent of promises on jobs

The progress report on the Action Plan for Jobs shows that 80 out of 83 measures have been implemented so far in 2012.

# action-plan - Monday 12 March, 2012

Inspector's report finds Limerick Prison 'has made progress'

A report by the Inspector of Prisons earlier this year had found that Limerick Prison was not fit for purpose and needed a ‘regime change’.

# action-plan - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

'Optics' and 'rehash': Opposition dismisses government's jobs plan

Both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have heavily criticised what they see as the re-announcement of certain schemes and a lack of targets to reduce unemployment.

# action-plan - Monday 13 February, 2012

Here's how the Government plans to create 100,000 jobs

Enda Kenny launched the much-heralded Action Plan today. We’ve picked out the key points from the document.

# action-plan - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Column: Do the Government numbers add up? Let’s not worry our heads…

The Government says its Action Plan will create 100,000 jobs, writes Michael Taft. This doesn’t make sense – and here’s why.