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Last updated - 30 Apr 2021, 12.41

There are currently no scheduled meetings for this Committee.

The Committee was established to consider policy directions in respect of key issues affecting the Traveller community.

Date established: 24 Sep 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

4 May 2021, 08.30

Oireachtas Committee to discuss Travellers in the Mainstream Labour Market report

19 Apr 2021, 12.16

Oireachtas Committee to explore strategies to increase Traveller employment levels

19 Nov 2020, 05.16

Senator Eileen Flynn elected chair of Joint Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Recent videos

Tue, 4 May 2021

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Topics: Discussion in relation to the St. Stephen’s Green Trust Research Report entitled “Travellers in the Mainstream Labour Market: Situation, Experience & Identity”, Any other business

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Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Topics: Approval of minutes of previous virtual private meetings, Hearings in relation to Traveller Employment and Labour Market Participation, Any other business

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Upcoming work of the Committee

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Mon, 4 Jan 2021

Watch Senator Eileen Flynn, Chairperson of the Committee, discuss the key issues that the Committee will consider in the coming months.

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Recent debates

Tue, 4 May 2021

Joint Committee
Traveller Employment and Labour Market Participation: Discussion (Resumed)

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Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Joint Committee
Traveller Employment and Labour Market Participation: Discussion

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Thu, 3 Dec 2020

Joint Committee
Election of Vice Chairman

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Recent documents

Tue, 4 May

Opening statement and submission, Joanna Corcoran, Supervisor, Bounce Back Recycling

Opening statement and submission, Joanna Corcoran, Supervisor, Bounce Back Recycling (PDF)

Tue, 4 May

Opening statement, Rachel Mullen et al., Researcher, Values Lab

Opening statement, Rachel Mullen et al., Researcher, Values Lab (PDF)

Tue, 4 May

Submission, Orla O’Neill, Executive Director, St. Stephen’s Green Trust

Submission, Orla O’Neill, Executive Director, St. Stephen’s Green Trust (PDF)

Contact details

Joint Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Leo Bollins

(01) 618 3054

jckitc@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer

Petrina Vousden

(01) 618 3437

(085) 8745 295

petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie