Equality and Good Relations Training

NIRWN together with the Rural Community Network delivered two training sessions to the new Monitoring Committee of the NI Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 on November 11th and November 26th. 

The training focussed on the Equality and Good Relations responsibilities of members when overseeing Programme delivery.  Training included:  overview of the statutory duties around equality and good relations as set out in Section 75 of the Northern Ireland Act (1998); Equality Screening and EQIA; how equality and good relations considerations can be taken into account from pre funding workshops to assessment panels and; opportunities and impact in terms of equality and good relations on rural communities throughout all aspects of delivery of the RDP.