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# disadvantage - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Demand for food and mental health support surges due to Covid-19
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# Community Response

Demand for food and mental health support surges due to Covid-19

Jun 11th 2020, 2:42 PM 7,084 Views 0 Comments

Family Resource Centres have seen a slump in their incomes because of the coronavirus pandemic.

# disadvantage - Friday 27 December, 2019

'I started with minus 12 here' - Mourinho on Spurs' Champions League hopes
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# Disadvantage

'I started with minus 12 here' - Mourinho on Spurs' Champions League hopes

Dec 27th 2019, 2:28 PM 9,953 Views 10 Comments

The Portuguese manager is realistic about his side’s top-four ambitions this year.

# disadvantage - Monday 21 October, 2019

New report finds UCD and IADT have highest proportion of students from affluent backgrounds
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# Advantage

New report finds UCD and IADT have highest proportion of students from affluent backgrounds

Oct 21st 2019, 12:05 AM 34,884 Views 39 Comments

The data shows the percentage from affluent backgrounds and disadvantaged backgrounds in each institution.

# disadvantage - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Spurs boss Pochettino blasts decision to shorten Premier League transfer window
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# Disadvantage

Spurs boss Pochettino blasts decision to shorten Premier League transfer window

Jul 31st 2018, 11:41 AM 6,096 Views 7 Comments

English top-flight clubs must now get their business done before a ball is kicked.

# disadvantage - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Are you a lone parent? If so, you might be eligible for a €5,000 per year higher education bursary
# 1916 Bursary Fund
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# 1916 Bursary Fund

Are you a lone parent? If so, you might be eligible for a €5,000 per year higher education bursary

Dec 30th 2017, 6:10 AM 48,316 Views 39 Comments

Students will be allocated €5,000 per year over the next three years, coming to a total of €6 million.

# disadvantage - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Opinion: The first three years of life are crucial in influencing a child's future
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Opinion: The first three years of life are crucial in influencing a child's future

Sep 3rd 2014, 1:00 PM 115 Views 8 Comments

We have irrefutable evidence that children’s social and family circumstances impact on their life chances, but we also know how to maximise their potential.

# disadvantage - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Column: Drug crime can’t be broken down simply into a battle of ‘good’ versus ‘evil’
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# Disadvantage

Column: Drug crime can’t be broken down simply into a battle of ‘good’ versus ‘evil’

Jan 26th 2014, 12:00 PM 38 Views 76 Comments

The link between educational underachievement, literacy, social empowerment and a drugs and crime culture is real and also extremely complex, says Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.

# disadvantage - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

North Wall could be a pilot project for better education
# Education
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# Education

North Wall could be a pilot project for better education

Mar 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,193 Views 6 Comments

A new report will recommend driving the community approach to education in the Dublin city area.

# disadvantage - Friday 14 September, 2012

Column: Austerity has an unequal impact on women. So let’s fix this.
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: Austerity has an unequal impact on women. So let’s fix this.

Sep 14th 2012, 7:15 AM 102 Views 95 Comments

Statistically speaking, spending cuts hit women hardest – but protecting disadvantaged groups should be at the heart of the Budget, write Orla O’Connor and Clara Fischer.

# disadvantage - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

New scholarship fund for students from disadvantaged areas
# Scholarship
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# Scholarship

New scholarship fund for students from disadvantaged areas

Apr 11th 2012, 10:07 PM 5,225 Views 38 Comments

Ruairí Quinn announces a new higher education scholarship scheme aimed solely at 60 pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds.

# disadvantage - Monday 12 December, 2011

Budget 2012 will 'devastate' disadvantaged schools - INTO
# Education Cuts
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# Education Cuts

Budget 2012 will 'devastate' disadvantaged schools - INTO

Dec 12th 2011, 8:38 PM 2,737 Views 37 Comments

The teachers’ union has said that disadvantaged schools will lose hundreds of teaching posts – which will instead be reallocated to schools in better off areas.