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Making Work Pay for People with Disabilities



Presented by the Irish Disability Studies Association (IDSA) and Irish Social Policy Association (ISPA)


When: Thursday 23rd November 2017, from 19.00.

Where: Carmelite Community Centre, Aungier Street, Dublin 2

Speakers: Frances Ruane and Eithne Fitzgerald


Frances Ruane: Chair of the interdepartmental expert group responsible for the report) and Research Affiliate at the ESRI. Frances previously served as Director of the ESRI.

Eithne Fitzgerald: Formerly Head of Policy and Research at the National Disability Authority, was one of three independent experts who contributed to the production of the report.

This event is being hosted by the Irish Social Policy Association and the Irish Disability Studies Association. The seminar will consist of a presentation from Frances and Eithne, with an opportunity for questions and debate. The seminar is free to ISPA and IDSA members. A cover charge of €5 will apply to all non-ISPA/IDSA members.

ISPA Membership forms will be available on the night.

To register your interest in attending please contact the ISPA Secretary, Marcella McGovern at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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