Call for Social Partners for Leitrim PEACEPLUS Partnership through the Leitrim PPN

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Leitrim Council is establishing a PEACEPLUS Partnership for the PEACEPLUS Programme 2022-2027.  The PEACEPLUS Partnership will oversee the design and implementation of a co-designed PEACEPLUS Action Plan for Leitrim.  

Nominations are now welcomed for social partners through the Leitrim PPN.  Leitrim PPN are seeking nominations from community representatives, including volunteers, from PPN Member Organizations within Leitrim across the three PPN Pillars and who could represent the 3 Municipal Districts (MDs) and PEACEPLUS Target groups.

There are 7 vacancies on the Leitrim PEACEPLUS Partnership committee to come through the PPN. They are:

•            one representative from the Environment Pillar of the PPN.

•            two representatives from the Community and Voluntary Pillar.

•            four representatives from the Social Inclusion Pillar of the PPN.

Across these seats, there must be a geographical spread across the Leitrim Municipal Districts and there must be a spread of PEACEPLUS target groups which are disability, ethnic minority, ex-combatants, LGBTQIA+, minority faith, older people, travelling community, women & youth.

The role is a voluntary, unpaid role that will require a time commitment of approximately 6-8 meetings per annum c.2 hours per meeting. Training will be supplied for all partnership members in all aspects of the programme.

Nomination forms and further information has been circulated to all groups registered with the PPN. Further information is available at peace@leitrimcoco.ie  or call 071 96 20005 Extension 551/540

The closing date for receipt of applications is 10am on Mon 20th June 2022. Late submissions cannot be accepted.

This project will be funded by the European Union’s PEACEPLUS Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body

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