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Overview of Freedom of Information – Half Day Seminar

Public Affairs Ireland

This half-day course will provide employees of public bodies with an understanding of the essential principles underlying Irish freedom of information legislation.


Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills – One Day Online Workshop

Public Affairs Ireland

This one day practical Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills workshop will focus both on managing and mediating conflict and will equip attendees with the skills and knowledge necessary to help them manage and positively engage with situations requiring them to both deal with conflict but also be an effective mediator. 


Update on Protected Disclosures Legislation: Ireland’s New Whistleblowing Regime

Public Affairs Ireland

The Act will, among other things, require public sector employers and prescribed persons to revise and update their procedures and channels for receiving protected disclosures. In particular, the Act requires that protected disclosures be acknowledged and diligently followed-up on and that feedback be given to the reporting person. The new guidance is intended to support public bodies in meeting their obligations in this regard.