The Secretariat manages the activities of Leitrim PPN at a County level. The members of this group are independent of the County Council and are elected by the members of the PPN. Every group that joins the PPN has a vote and is able to nominate candidates for these positions.

There are nine places on the secretariat in Leitrim.

  • Two represent the Social Inclusion sector
  • Two represent the Environmental sector
  • Two represent the Community/Voluntary sector
  • Three represent the Leitrim Municipal Districts – one each from Ballinamore, Carrick-on-Shannon and Manorhamilton Municipal Districts

The secretariat is an administrative body only. Its role includes:

  • Ensuring the proper functioning of Leitrim PPN in between general meetings of the PPN (called Plenaries) and facilitating the implementation of the decisions of the Plenary.
  • Coordinating the activities of the PPN.
  • Communicating extensively and regularly with all PPN members and sharing information concerning all PPN activities.
  • Acting as a point of contact for the PPN.
  • Handling all correspondence on behalf of Leitrim PPN.
  • Managing Leitrim PPN resource worker.

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