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

Residential Zoned Land Tax

Please note that a member of Monaghan County Councils Planning Authority will be in attendance at the PPN Plenary meeting on 22nd November next and will be providing information on the Public Meetings as outlined below.  The Residential Zoned Land Tax (RZLT) was introduced in the Finance Act 2021. The process to identify land to…
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€10 million Fund to support community and voluntary groups with increased energy costs

Ministers Humphreys and O’Brien launch €10 million Fund to support community and voluntary groups with increased energy costs. The Community and Voluntary Energy Support Scheme will open for applications to groups on Monday, November 21st. The scheme is designed to help the sector with their increased bills, which is having an impact on the operations…
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County Monaghan 2022 Volunteer Awards

Who will you nominate for the 2022 Volunteer of the Year Awards? We are now accepting nominations for the County Monaghan 2022 Volunteer Awards. These awards recognise and celebrate the efforts and achievements of volunteers and voluntary organisations across County Monaghan. The Volunteer of the Year This award recognises the voluntary work of an individual…
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Earlier this year MPPN sent out a Training Survey to all our member groups to verify what type of training your group wanted. One of the most requested courses was Social Media for Community Groups.  As a result of this MPPN are now running this course on the 20th, 22nd and 27th June at 7pm, broken down into…
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Climate Conversations 2022 – 16th June 2022 at 7.00 p.m.

  The Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications have asked MPPN to host a Climate Conversation Consultation to ensure a reach to as broad and wide-ranging an audience as possible. This year MPPN have decided to talk on 4 questions only and also to discuss the theme of Transport and Travel. The 4 questions…
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Call for Social Partners for Monaghan LCDC Peace Plus Partnership Board: Closing date 10/6/2022

Monaghan County Council is establishing a PEACEPLUS Partnership Board for the PEACEPLUS Programme 2022-2027.  The PEACEPLUS Partnership will oversee the design and implementation of a co-designed PEACEPLUS Action Plan for our area. The new programme will provide scope to incorporate projects which span a range of different sectors and activities including health and wellbeing initiatives;…
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Community Centres Investment Fund

This is a new capital fund of €15 million which will provide funding for the improvement and refurbishment of existing community centres in both urban and rural areas. Funding will be available under 3 Categories, with grants of between €10k and €300K available: Category 1 : Small scale projects/improvements to facilities – €10,000 to €25,000 Category…
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