Posts Tagged ‘partnership’

Contracts signed to tackle poverty throughout Waterford

Pictured as contracts were signed on a €3m programme to tackle poverty and inequality in Waterford were, from left: Michael Quinn (Director of Services, Waterford City & County Council), Cllr James Tobin (Mayor of Waterford City and County) and Cllr Mary Roche (Chair, Waterford Area Partnership). 				| Photo: Aileen Drohan/Photozone
Contracts signed in Dungarvan last week will see some €3m invested in projects to tackle poverty and promote social inclusion and equality in Waterford city and county through to 2017. SICAP (Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme), which is being rolled out nationally by the Department of Environment, Community & Local Government, will be delivered on behalf [...]

WIT expands university partnership in Brazil

WIT expands university partnership in Brazil
During the Enterprise Ireland led education mission late last year, Brazil announced that it is more than doubling the number of undergraduate scholarships to Ireland this year. Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT), with the largest number of Brazilian students of any Higher Education Institution in Ireland, is ideally placed to benefit from Brazil’s investment in [...]