Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Department of Justice and Equality
261. To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the breakdown of funds received by his Department or channelled through his Department from EU funds in 2017; and the programmes these funds supported. [9575/19]
I wish to inform the Deputy that €8,817,372 in EU Funds was received by my Department's Vote 24 during 2017, of which €8,611,498 comprised advance funding for programmes. The table below provides further details.
|Office for Internet Safety||EU Funding For Internet Safety||199,785|
|Anti-Human Trafficking Unit||Council Of Europe Funded UK Study Visit (Oct 2016)||4,832|
|Criminal Assets Bureau||Reimbursement of Conference fees||1,257|
|Asylum Migration and Integration fund||Advance funding for initiatives to promote the integration of non-EU migrants and to combat discrimination and racism||7,334,769|
|European Social Fund||Advance funding forProgramme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020- Priority 2: Social Inclusion and Equal Opportunities||1,276,729|
I have requested that relevant agencies under the remit of my Department, and operating under a separate Vote structure (An Garda Síochána, Irish Prison Service and Courts Service) respond directly to the Deputy.