Diaspora Training Day - Cork Foundation,Cork County Council & Ireland Reac...
The Cork Foundation, partnering with Cork networks globally to support Cork people locally are holding two diaspora training days on 28th February , in association with a recent partnership with Cork County Council and Ireland Reaching Out.
The training days will take place at
VENUE 1: Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG. The Mill, Castletownroche, Co. Cork
Date : Tuesday 28th February 2017
VENUE 2: Cork County Council, Carrigrohane Rd, Cork
Date: Tuesday 28th February 2017
Time: 2.30pm- 4.30pm
This is part of the Cork County Council diaspora strategy, where it gives communities an opportunity to engage with the Irish abroad, whilst also finding out about the resources available to parishes in Cork County.
The key aim of the training is to highlight opportunities for your parish/ community in:
Community Activism - Engage community groups and enterprises in the social and economic development of the county.
Enterprise - Give Cork a real opportunity for Economic Development through Diaspora investing in the communities.
Tourism – Utilise the diaspora strategy to further enhance tourism in local communities.
Networking - Establish overseas networking opportunities and strengthening relationships between Community groups across the county.
If you would like to attend, and learn how to engage with the diaspora, and strenghtning the heritage of your area, please contact Pádraic at email@example.com to register your interest.