Publications & Statistics

Some National Research & Publications:

The DCYA Children's Participation Hub Database is now online. Please click on this link: The database includes a wide range of national and international practice and research publications and articles on children and young people's participation in decision-making.

Action Plan for Jobs 2016

Further Education and Training Strategy 2014-2019

Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures - The National Policy Framework for Children and Young People 2014-2020

Healthy Ireland - A Framework for Improved Health and Wellbeing 2013-2025

Our Sustainable Future, a Framework for Sustainable Development for Ireland, 2012

Further, the Atlas of the Island of Ireland contains hundreds of socio-economic variables at the Small Area (SA) level. This atlas has been developed under the Evidence-Based Planning theme of the Ireland Northern Ireland Cross-border Cooperation Observatory (INICCO-2) CrosSPlaN-2 funded research programme which responds to the need for sustained support to territorial cooperation in the Irish border region. Link to it here.