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Social dancing – new “steps” in community engagement

Monaghan Community Network is continuing its delivery of two valuable integration projects in partnership with Monaghan County Council. These projects are the Cross Community Engagement project and the Cultural Awareness project, and they involve nearly 50 events and activities, supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). The PEACE IV Programme is a unique initiative of the European Union which has been designed to support peace and reconciliation.… Read More >

Social dancing – making a world of difference

Social dancing organised by Monaghan Community Network continues each Monday night in Smithboro Hall, and already there are participants from Monaghan, Armagh, Cavan and Monaghan, as well as member of new immigrant communities in the area. The events are fun activities which promote social connections and strengthen communities, they are a great way to meet new friends along the way. The social dancing continues until Monday 4th December 2017.… Read More >

Working for Cultural Awareness and Cross Community benefits – 2 exciting projects

Monaghan Community Network is tasked to deliver two important projects as Partner Delivery Agents with Monaghan County Council. Both programmes, which involve 48 different events, are supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). The Cultural Awareness Programme aims to celebrate multiculturalism and diversity, to value the skills and cultures of all communities, indigenous and new, and ensure they are allowed to have the same opportunities as their Irish peers, and to participate fully in the economic, social, political and cultural life of their communities.… Read More >