The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission has a mandate to provide a separate independent report on how Ireland is doing. We know that racial
discrimination affects young people in particular ways. We want to include
your perspectives, insights and recommendations in the Commission’s report to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
On March 30th we want to hear from you on how we can build greater
intercultural understanding in Ireland, drawing on young people’s personal
When registering please feel free to let us know if you have any special
requirements, for example, dietary, accessibility, ISL interpretation.
This will help us in our preparations for the event.
DATE 10am to 4.30pm
Saturday 30th March 2019
VENUE The Gresham Hotel,
O’Connell Street Upper,
Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) and NISO have kindly offered us some places on their Safety, Health and Welfare at Work courses.
Understand the scope of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 and the requirements of the 2007 General Application Regulations
Understand the various occupational hazards and risks that can occur in the
Complete a risk assessment.
13 weeks, one day per week
First course starts Monday 4th February 19:00 to 21:00
Second course starts September 2019
Two free places are offered to residents in Lissywollen or Temple DP sites on each course
WCD Training Month for Community and Voluntary Groups is taking place from November 6th next. Events will be hosted in Athlone and Mullingar, with the training being funded By WCD through the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme and Westmeath Volunteer Centre.
Topics being covered include Governance, Committee Skills, Garda Vetting and Funding.
Places can booked through Eventbrite, or if you don’t have access to Eventbrite you can contact Westmeath Community Development at 044 9348571 to book a place. The courses are free of charge, but places are limited so early booking is advised.
Bookings can be made by clicking on the blue links in the table below.