Comhairle na nÓg 31 youth councils across the country
giving young people a voice on local services & policies

National Executive meetings 2018-19

The National Executive has a term of office of two years and meets once a month with the Department of Children and Youth Affairs and the Participation Team in DCYA offices in Dublin to progress their topic.

The topic: 

The Comhairle na nÓg National Executive 2018-19 commenced their term on Sat 3rd February 2018. For the next two years, this group will be working on the theme of Equality with a specific focus on equality in a school setting. After a number of meetings, they have narrowed down their focus to two specific areas of equality in school: individuality and student voice.

The process: 

Where did they start on this work-plan? And what happens at these meetings to progress their topic?  Click on links below to read the meeting newsletters.

Meeting 8: 06.10.2018               Meeting newsletter 06.10.2018

Meeting 7: 01.09.2018               Meeting newsletter 01.09.2018

Meeting 6: 09.07.2018

Meeting newsletter 09.07.2018

Meeting 5: 09.06.2018

Meeting newsletter 09.06.2018

Meeting 4: 19.05.2018

Meeting newsletter 19.05.2018


Link to download PDF of presentations from the meeting:

The Student and Parent Charter DES

Young People’s presentation to UN Special Rapporteur


Meeting 3: 14.04.2018

Meeting newsletter 14.04.2018


Meeting 2: 10.03.2018

Meeting newsletter 10.03.2018

Meeting 1: 3rd February 2018

Meeting newsletter 03.02.2018