LGBTI+ National Youth Strategy Oireachtas Committee on Children and Youth Affairs Opening Statement by Minister Katherine Zappone

LGBTI+ National Youth Strategy Oireachtas Committee on Children and Youth Affairs Opening Statement by Minister Katherine Zappone

INTRODUCTION Colleagues, It is fitting that we gather at this time – as the world prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the start of the modern LGBTI rights movement. This hearing is fitting and timely and will re-assure young people across Ireland that TDs and Senators remain determined to protect and respect their hard fought-for…

€156,000 in funding under LGBTI+ Youth Strategy

Further to the launch of the LGBTI+ National Youth Strategy 2018-2020 in June 2018, Dr Katherine Zappone, TD and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, is delighted to announce that 39 organisations were successful in their applications and will receive funding under the grant scheme for LGBTI+ Capacity Building initiatives for professional service providers who deal with…