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Community connections and kinship in Cork

An ambitious public artwork based in a former landfill site south of Cork City, the aim of the year-long KinShip Project is to develop a kin-like connection between Tramore Valley Park and its surrounding community. This innovative project is one of 15 recipients of the Creative Climate Action Fund.


Creative Climate Action Fund

Stunning coastal light installations, reimagined Bord na Móna villages, city-wide decarbonisation projects and even pop-up energy stores, these are just some of the fascinating projects included in the €2 million Creative Climate Action Fund announcement made by Ministers Catherine Martin and Eamon Ryan.

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Creativity in Older Age

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Creative Communities

€6.6m announced for Creative Ireland local authority projects in 2022

Announced in January by Minister Catherine Martin TD and Minister Darragh O’ Brien TD, the funding will offer thousands of opportunities for people of all ages across Ireland to engage with creative projects in their local areas.

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Creative Youth

· 188 new schools join Scoileanna Ildánacha/Creative Schools

· 81 additional schools will join the Schools Excellence Fund – Creative Clusters initiative

Catherine Martin TD, Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and Norma Foley TD, Minister for Education today (6 October, 2021) announced the 269 new schools that will participate in the Creative Ireland Programme initiatives - Creative Schools and Creative Clusters.

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