Collective Action in an Era of Social Distancing

The COVID-19 crisis and the challenges it has posed has been unprecedented. The restrictions imposed on communities and society as part of the response…

Exploring Community Work and Human Rights Approaches to Climate Action

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CWI Submission to the Community Services Programme Review

CWI Submission to the Community Service Programme Review sets out the benefits to communities and the benefits to workers and calls for the expansion of…

CWI Submission on Direct Provision

The current system of direct provision is not fit for purpose, undermines the human rights of asylum seekers and contributes to the perpetuation of a cycle of poverty, segregation and alienation of asylum seekers - Read the CWI Submission on Direct Provision

CWI Newsflash – May 2019

In this issue - Submissions on Direct Provision; Social Inclusion Forum 2019 - Summary Report; Sustainable, Inclusive and Empowered Communities: A 10-Year Strategy to Support the Community and Voluntary Sectors in Ireland - the implementation plan for the Framework Policy on Local and Community Development and more.........

CWI Newsflash – April 2019

In this issue: The special edition of IACD Practice Insights featuring the World Community Development Conference 2018; National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland - call for submissions by May 14th; Review of the Community Services Programme; Social Inclusion Forum 2019 and more.........

CWI Newsflash – February 2019

In this issue - WCDC2018 Keynote Speeches; 1916 Higher Education Bursary Fund for marginalized students; CWI Rohingya Solidarity - Thinking Globally, Acting Locally; The Community Foundation for Ireland - Older Person's Fund and more....

CWC Winter 2017 Newsletter

The Winter 2017 issue of the CWI newsletter, Community Work News, is now available

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…

CWI Submission to the DRCD Statement of Strategy

CWI made a submission to the DRCD Statement of Strategy in October 2017 calling for a vision for community development in Ireland, raising concerns about…

Community Work under SICAP 2014-2017

The final report of the CWI SICAP research project, Community Work under SICAP 2014-2017 is now available.

CWI submission to the HSE Workforce Planning Strategy

CWI made a submission to the National Strategic Framework for Health Workforce Planning, highlighting that work to address health inequalities has been…

All Ireland Standards for Community Work

The All Ireland Endorsement Body for Community Work Education and Training have produced a set of standards for community work (building on Towards Standards…