Secretariat 2017-05-25T10:37:06+00:00

What is the Secretariat?

The main function of the Secretariat will be to ensure the proper function of Fingal Public Participation Network between Plenary meetings through coordinating and implementing the work of FPPN and Linkage Groups.

  • Ensuring that the Network operates to the highest possible standard.
  • Support and monitor the work of Network Representatives
  • Support the work of the Network Resource Worker
  • Promote the Network amongst its Members and in the wider community.
  • Work with the Fingal County Council Community Development Office regarding the Council’s oversight responsibility.
  • Co-ordinate activities of the PPN
  • Communicate with all PPN members and disseminate information on PPN activities
The membership of the Secretariat is elected and ratified at the County Plenary session, if required

How can my organisation become a member of the Secretariat?

At present we have full membership, however when positions become available we notify all members. The basic requirement for Secretariat membership is to register on Fingal Community County Register and be a member of Fingal Public Participation Network. In addition members must be available to attend meetings and undertake assigned task.

Who are the Secretariat members?

The Secretariat  comprises of 13 members from the Electoral Colleges of Social Inclusion, Community & Voluntary and Environment. We strive for a fair geographical spread and gender balance. At present the members of the Secretariat are:

Name Electoral College Geographical Area
Maria Tormey Environment Castleknock/Mulhuddart
Kieran O’Neill Environment Castleknock/Mulhuddart
John McGrath Community/Voluntary Castleknock/Mulhuddart
Ann Lynch Environment Swords/Balbriggan
Tony Brennan Community/Voluntary Swords/Balbriggan
Peadar O’Kelly Community/Voluntary Swords/Balbriggan
Pat Murphy Community/Voluntary Howth/Malahide
Adaku Ezeudo Social Inclusion Castleknock/Mulhuddart
Jakub Jura-Zajac Social Inclusion Swords/Balbriggan

Meeting Minutes

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Reports/ Submissions

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In Dec 2015, the Secretariat participated in a facilitated session to assist the group in developing the Workplan. This plan will guide the work of the Secretariat over 2016 to 2018.

Click here to view Fingal PPN 2016 to 2018 Workplan