Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Ceisteanna (209)

Peadar Tóibín

Ceist:

209. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development the amount spent on the local and community development programme in each of the years 2007 to 2017; and the allocated spend for 2018. [10302/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Rural)

The Local Community Development Programme (LCDP) was launched on 1 January 2010; it superseded the Local Development Social Inclusion Programme (LDSIP) and the Community Development Programme (CDP). The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) replaced the LCDP from 1 April 2015 in most parts of the country.

Funding under the various Programmes for the years in question are outlined in the following table:

Year

Spend

2007*

€81.344m

2008*

€81.120m

2009*

€68.588m

2010

€65.211m

2011

€58.853m

2012

€50.446m

2013

€44.827m

2014

€45.244m

2015

€41.609m

2016

€36.497m

2017

€37.299m

2018

€38.028m (Allocation)

* Combined funding under the Local Development Social Inclusion Programme (LDSIP) and Community Development Programmes (CDP)