All documents recently received from witnesses and attendees will be listed here, as well as reports published periodically by the committee.

Opening statements and submissions

Wed, 15 May

Opening Statement, Minister Katherine Zappone, Dept of Children and Youth Affairs

Opening Statement, Minister Katherine Zappone, Dept of Children and Youth Affairs (PDF)

Wed, 8 May

Opening statement, Tanya Ward, Chief Executive, Edel Quinn, Legal Research and Public Policy Manager, Children’s Rights Alliance

Opening statement, Tanya Ward, Chief Executive, Edel Quinn, Legal Research and Public Policy Manager, Children’s Rights Alliance (PDF)

Wed, 8 May

Opening statement, Margaret Martin, Director, Ursula Regan, Chair, Women’s Aid

Opening statement, Margaret Martin, Director, Ursula Regan, Chair, Women’s Aid (PDF)

Wed, 10 Apr

Opening statement, Carmel Halton, Senior Lecturer in Social Work, School of Applied Social Studies, Univercity College Cork

Opening statement, Carmel Halton, Senior Lecturer in Social Work, School of Applied Social Studies, Univercity College Cork (PDF)

Wed, 10 Apr

Opening statement, Breda McTaggart, Head of Department of Social Sciences, Institute of Technology Sligo

Opening statement, Breda McTaggart, Head of Department of Social Sciences, Institute of Technology Sligo (PDF)

Reports

Fri, 1 Feb

Joint Committee on Children and Youth Affairs, Work Programme 2019
Work Programme 2019

Wed, 14 Nov

Report on Tackling Childhood Obesity
Joint Committee on Children and Youth Affairs Report on Tackling Childhood Obesity

Thu, 29 Mar

Report on Cyber Security for Children and Young Adults
Committee on Children and Youth Affairs report on cyber security for children and young adults

Thu, 9 Nov

Report on the provision of foster care services in Ireland
Committee on Children and Youth Affairs report on the provision of foster care services in Ireland

Wed, 26 Jul

Report on the Working Conditions of the Early Years Education and Care Sector 2017
Committee on Children and Youth Affairs report on the working conditions of the early years education and care sector 2017