Consultation Responses

December 4, 2015

Response to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform’s consultation on the Mid-Term Self-Assessment Report on Ireland’s Open Government Partnership National Action Plan 2014-2016

This response has been prepared by The Centre for Cross Border Studies as a contribution to the consultation on the Mid-term Self-Assessment Report on Ireland’s Open Government Partnership National Action Plan 2014-2016 produced by the Department of Public  Expenditure and Reform. The Centre for Cross Border Studies must record its disappointment at the insufficient period determined […]

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May 12, 2015

Submission on the All Island Economy to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

In addressing the theme of the All Island Economy, the Centre for Cross Border Studies is informed by its core mission of supporting and promoting cross-border cooperation on the island of Ireland as a means towards greater social and territorial cohesion. Greater cohesion will reduce socio-economic disparities between regions of the island – North and South – particularly […]

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March 14, 2015

CCBS Response to the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Public Consultation on Policy Proposals for a Rural Proofing Bill

The Centre for Cross Border Studies (CCBS) is supportive of the need for change in line with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s aspirations (as outlined at Para 4.8). We strongly endorse the decision taken on behalf of the Department to put rural proofing on a statutory footing. Moreover, CCBS considers this proposed legislation […]

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