Public Participation Networks

Public Participation Networks (PPNs) were introduced in all local authority areas following the enactment of the Local Government Act, 2014.  The Department…

In Whose Interests?

Exploring the Impact of Competitive Tendering and Procurement on Social Inclusion and Community Development in Ireland

CWI response to Our Communities: A Framework Policy for Local and Community Development in Ireland

CWI Response CWI has requested a meeting with Minister Phelan regarding the publication this week of, Our Communities- A Framework Policy for Local and…

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…

Refugee Crisis Response

Read the CWC proposal, details on the Emergency CWC Members Meeting and all the latest on the CWC work

CWC Pre-Budget 2016

Read the CWC Pre-Budget Submission here

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…

The Future Perspective

of the Community Platform

CWC Submission to LCDCs

See the CWC submission on the LECPs


Delighted to be working with the National women's Council, Longford Women’s Link and the Women's Manifesto Project, National Collective of Community-based…

Welfare and tax measures for 2015 – Social Impact Assessment

Who gains most from welfare & tax decisions?

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For the Framework Policy/Towards Standards Workshops

Draft National Framework Policy for Local and Community Development

Draft National Framework Policy for Local And Community Development for consultation

Care and Control – Challenges for Creating Safe and Sustainable Communities

The title of this article ‘care and control’ has come from my experience and practice in responding to the very complex issues of community safety.…

CWC Annual Report 2011

The CWC Annual report for 2011 was launched at the AGM To download a copy please click here