Category: Press Release

New TASC Report: The state we are in: Inequality in Ireland 2022
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MESL 2021 – Annual Update

This week’s The Policy Brief provides a summary of the 2021 Annual Update of the Minimum Essential Standard of Living (MESL) report, published by The Vincentian Partnership for Social Justice.

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Early Childhood Ireland welcomes Budget 2022 as a step in the right direction with major reform now made possible

Government statement of intent recognises need for further investment year on year.   Early Childhood Ireland, the leading organisation in the early years sector, has today (12.10.21) welcomed the announcement of the childcare package as part of Budget 2022.  There is still much work to be done to reform the sector but, after years of

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Removal of Public Health Measures for the ELC and SAC Sector
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Important news for Early Childhood Ireland members

The Minister for Finance has announced that the EWSS will remain in place and unchanged for the month of October.  The Minister is considering a range of possible options for the future of EWSS and such arrangements will be outlined on Budget Day, 12 October 2021. Read more for the press release.

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How should we compare early learning and care systems?
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Education at a Glance 2021

This week’s Policy Brief provides a summary of the recently published Education at a Glance 2021 report, focusing on early childhood education and care.

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