We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting an anti-poverty and social inclusion showcase event in Dublin on Friday, October 17th, 2014.
The event which has been granted funding from the Department of Social Protection, takes place in conjunction with the UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on Friday, 17th of October, 2014.
A booklet outlining the work Local Development Companies are doing to help combat poverty and social exclusion in Ireland will be launched on the day by Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton.
There will also be a number of keynote speakers on the day including Mary Murphy, NUIM, Helen Johnston, National Economic & Social Council, and Daphne Nathalie Ahrendt, Eurofound.
Recipiants of services from Local Development Companies will share there stories on the day also.
Click on the image below to see the full schedule and you can register for the event by clicking here.