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Schemes (Relationship)

Volume 124: debated on Thursday 17 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will give details of the relationship between action for community employment and community volunteering schemes, and national schemes, such as UK 2000, neighbourhood emergency action, crime prevention initiatives, and so on.

[holding answer 16 December 1987]: Although there is no formal relationship between the action for community employment and community volunteering schemes in Northern Ireland and the national initiatives promoted by Manpower Services Commission through the community programme in Great Britain, there are nevertheless many similarities and continuing contacts between the respective officials.