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CWI Strategic Plan

The Community Work Ireland Strategic Plan 2017-2019 was launched at the AGM in October. The Strategic plan sets out the mission and goals for CWI for that period. CWI Mission The CWI mission is to promote and support community work as a means of addressing poverty, social exclusion and inequality, promoting, protecting and advancing human […]

CWC Annual General Meeting

The final Annual General Meeting of the Community Workers Limited trading as the Community Workers’ Co-operative took place on December 14th 2015 in the Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre. At the CWC officially changed its name to Community Work Ireland, continuing to work collectively to support and promote community work as a means of addressing […]

CWI Pre-Budget 2016

In its 2016 Pre-Budget Submission to the Minister of the Environment, Community and Local Government, the CWI is calling for: The establishment of a national fund for community development work at local level that will return to a focus on identifying and developing responses to the needs of the most marginalised communities, including women, to […]

CWC Community Work News

Download the Spring edition of CWC Community Work News here The Spring 2015 edition of CWC Community Work News has an array of articles, including highlighting the upcoming seminar on Thinking and Acting Globally and Locally to Address Racial Discrimination. Rachel Doyle outlines the plans for the new LEADER programme and the CWC intends to […]

Latest CWC updates

Get all the latest updates on the PPNs, LEADER, LCDCs, etc, including a note on the recent meeting between the Community & Voluntary Pillar and the Department of Environment, Community & Local Government, at which the CWC represented the Community Platform To download the latest CWC Updates please click here

CWC Pre-Budget 2016

In its 2016 Pre-Budget Submission to the Minister of the Environment, Community and Local Government, the CWC is calling for: The establishment of a national fund for community development work at local level that will return to a focus on identifying and developing responses to the needs of the most marginalised communities, including women, to […]

Principles/Guidance for Public Consultation

The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform held a public consultation process on draft guidelines, Principles/Guidance for Public Consultation, which aim to foster greater citizen consultation and involvement in policy and service development to strengthen democracy and improve public services. When finalised these will replace the existing Government consultation guidelines Reaching Out: Guidelines on Consultation […]

LEADER Update

The new LEADER programme provides for significantly enhanced potential to support social inclusion and anti-poverty work. The Local Area Groups (LAGS) will be chosen by mid-July. The CWC has been working to ensure that this is made explicit in guidelines to be issued by the Department of Environment, Community & Local Government. The CWC met […]

Principles/Guidance for Public Consultation

The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform held a public consultation process on draft guidelines, Principles/Guidance for Public Consultation, which aim to foster greater citizen consultation and involvement in policy and service development to strengthen democracy and improve public services. When finalised these will replace the existing Government consultation guidelines Reaching Out: Guidelines on Consultation […]

Refugee Crisis

In response to the current refugee crisis, the CWC has written to the Taoiseach and all Elected Representatives. A copy of the text of the letter is below and the letter can be downloaded here for CWC members and others to use to lobby their local and national representatives. To download a list of all […]

Community Workers’Co-operative

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Community Workers’Co-operative

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