16 Jun

More EU funding for Northern Ireland likely

first_img Howard Lake | 1 February 2013 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Peace 3, which provided £300 million, follows Peace 1 and 2 which were set up to support the peace process after the paramilitary ceasefires of 1994. Peace funding is given to a wide range of social and economic projects in Northern Ireland and the border counties. www.ofmdfmni.gov.uk Tagged with: Funding Ireland Northern Ireland AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Further EU funding is more likely for peace projects in Northern Ireland, according to First Minister Peter Robinson.Mr Robinson was addressing a conference in Brussels on the impact of European peace funding in Northern Ireland over the past two decades. The European Union has provided Northern Ireland with more than £1 billion of peace funding since 1995.There is no specific commitment from the EU on the size of fund but the figure of £120 million has been mentioned. Previous EU money has funded scores of community groups as well as high profile capital projects. Advertisement  16 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis More EU funding for Northern Ireland likelylast_img read more