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Charities' Guide for Virtual General Meetings

9 Jul 2020

Boardmatch has published a new guide, in partnership with Arthur Cox and Charities Institute Ireland (Cii), to assist charities and non-profits looking towards holding virtual annual general meetings in 2020....

Volunteering

Volunteer programme resources

6 Jul 2020

Volunteer Ireland have shared a series of resources to assist organisations with their volunteer programmes: publication on returning to work safely, management webinar series and online coffee breaks....

Governance

Alberto Garlandini appointed new president of ICOM

6 Jul 2020

Following the resignation with immediate effect of Suay Aksoy, the elected President of ICOM, on 19 June 2020, the Executive Board has appointed Alberto Garlandini as the new President....

Funding

UK Government announces £1.57 billion investment package for cultural, arts and heritage institutions

6 Jul 2020

The UK's Government has announced emergency grants and loans package to protect the future of museums, galleries, theatres, independent cinemas, heritage sites and music venues....

Funding

Crawford Art Gallery to receive funding for commemorative exhibitions

2 Jul 2020

Crawford Art Gallery is to receive funding of €102,000 for two commemorative exhibitions under the Decade of Centenaries 2012-2023 programme for 2020....

New cabinet appointments, Irish Government

1 Jul 2020

The Irish Government announces a new cabinet with new Ministers for Culture, for Heritage and for the Office of Public works....

Consultation

European Commission consultation: digital and culture

1 Jul 2020

The European Commission is evaluating one of its main policy instruments on digitisation, online access and digital preservation of cultural heritage material and invites you to respond to their consultation before 14 Sept....

Developments

Interactive map: Reopening museums across Ireland

26 Jun 2020

With museums across Ireland reopening to the public, we've created an interactive map to help you plan your visit....

Advocacy

National Heritage Week 2020

19 Jun 2020

The Heritage Council of Ireland have announced plans for a modified National Heritage Week, inviting the wider community to develop projects around this year’s theme of ‘Heritage and Education: Learning from our Heritage’....