Student housing need must be addressed – Ellis

Posted in Governance and administration on August 18th, 2015 by steve

Ireland“Sinn Féin Housing spokesperson, Dessie Ellis TD, has said that the student housing needs have not been addressed by this government and that increased demand for housing in August and September will put further strain on the market and increase rents …” (more)

[Sinn Féin, 18 August]

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Government and Universities need strategy on student housing – Ellis

Posted in Governance and administration on June 9th, 2015 by steve

Ireland“Sinn Féin TD and Housing Spokesperson Dessie Ellis has called on the government to work more closely with universities and colleges to provide a strategy for housing students …” (more)

[Sinn Féin, 8 June]

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Higher Education Institutions

Posted in Governance and administration on January 22nd, 2013 by steve

Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will consider the recent Higher Education Authority discussion document which recommends cutting the number of third level institutions from 39 to 24; when he intends to begin rolling out reform at third level; and if he will make a statement on the matter. Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on the findings of a document published by the Higher Education Authority which recommends the number of third-level colleges in the State should be cut from 39 to 24 …” (more)

[Dáil Éireann, 22 January]

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Public Sector Pay and Increments

Posted in Governance and administration on January 25th, 2012 by steve

Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he is considering the freezing of civil and public sector pay increments in his preparation for budget 2013 …” (more)

[Dáil Éireann Written Answers, 24 January]

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