Category: News & Events

The network for Community, Voluntary, Social Inclusion and Environmental groups in Co. Monaghan

Covid 19 Layer Up Public Health Advice

Please see attached important, practical information as to how we can all protect ourselves against Covid 19.

River Basin Public Consultation – 30th November – 7 p.m.

Water quality in our rivers, lakes, groundwater, and coastal waters has deteriorated in recent years. We need urgent action to halt this decline and reverse the damage. The Local Authority Waters Programme (LAWPRO) are asking for your views and comments on what needs to happen for the next six-years that can make a difference for…
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Monaghan PPN Strategic Plan 2022-2025

As you will be aware, over the last couple of months Monaghan PPN Staff, Secretariat and Community Representatives have been developing a Strategic Plan for our PPN for 2022 – 2025. This strategic plan will help us guide our work and training plans over the next 4 years. I now have pleasure in enclosing a…
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Unique Training Opportunity For PPN Members – Strategic Management

Monaghan PPN is delighted to let you all know about a fantastic training opportunity for you all as member groups. The PPN will be delivering a very focused training programme on Strategic Management for community groups for 15-20 representatives. This training will require your commitment to take part in 3 no. sessions which will be…
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Membership Update

To all PPN Member groups, over the next few weeks we will be contacting you by email/phone/ text to update your membership details. We are required, by the Department of Rural and Community Development (DRCD), to do this every two years.  This is in your group’s benefit so that you are being kept up to…
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Establishment of Monaghan Migrant Integration Forum

The County Monaghan Migrant Integration strategy We Belong was launched on November 16th 2020. The three year strategy sets out Monaghan Local Community Development Committee’s plan to ensure the integration of all those who live in County Monaghan. One of the actions within the strategy was for Monaghan Public Participation Network (PPN) and Monaghan Integrated…
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World Earth Day

Following our successful Climate Conversation last month, a short video follows from Candice Moen, one of our Environmental Representatives, for Earth Day last week.


Monaghan Public Participation Network (PPN) in collaboration with Monaghan County Council Environment Section were delighted to be one of the PPN’s who recently held a Climate Conversation which is part of an initiative of the Dept. of Environment, Climate and Communications. The conversations are happening across the country with the aim to give the community…
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Training On How To Conduct Meetings Online

Monaghan PPN has organised FREE training for its members on How To Conduct Meetings Online. There are two sessions available for you to choose to register for: Tuesday 13th October starting 7pm Thursday 15th October starting 2pm Each session will last approximately 1.30hours. Please be online for at least 10mins in advance of session start.…
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Monaghan PPN Secretariat Get Back To Business

Yesterday , Monaghan PPN Secretariat met to discuss the work programme for the remainder of the year. A good discussion took place around how we will support our members and representatives in the coming months. Thanks to Secretariat members Lynn McElvaney, Packie Kelly, Siobhan McKenna, Tom Freeman, Andrew Spare, Kevin Gartlan and PJ Harte for…
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