DHR Director Appointed to the Lord Mayor’s Commission on Employment
Dermot Ryan, Director of DHR Communications, has been appointed to the Lord Mayor’s Commission on Employment.
The Lord Mayor, Cllr. Emer Costello, established the Commission on Employment to examine how Dublin City Council and other public, private and NGO agencies can help promote economic renewal and employment growth in Dublin.
The Commission will identify and make recommendations for actions in the key areas of:
- Unemployment and employment.
- Business, entrepreneurship and finance.
- Education, skills and training.
- Volunteering and the social economy.
The Commission is currently inviting individuals and organisations to propose ideas and actions in relation to these key areas. Submissions (ideally no more than five pages in length) should be made to the Lord Mayor’s Office, Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2 or by email to email@example.com. Further information is available on www.dublincity.ie or by telephoning 01-2225233. The deadline for receipt of submissions is Friday, 4th December 2009.
In addition to his work with DHR Communications, Dermot Ryan is Chairperson of SWIC LEC – the South West Inner City Local Employment Centre – placing him in an ideal position to contribute to the work of the Commission on Employment.
Full details of the work of the Commission on Employment are available here.