Written answers

Thursday, 16 December 2021

Department of Education and Skills

State Bodies

Photo of Holly CairnsHolly Cairns (Cork South West, Social Democrats)
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469. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the number of State boards under the remit of his Department or its agencies, in tabular form; the number of members of each board; the number of persons with a declared disability on each board; and the percentage of each board that is made up of persons with a declared disability. [62527/21]

Photo of Simon HarrisSimon Harris (Wicklow, Fine Gael)
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The information sought by the Deputy, in regard to the bodies under the remit of my Department, in conjunction with the details of numbers of board members, is provided in the following table.

Aegis Bodies under the remit of the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Number of members on each State Body’s Board
An tSeirbhís Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna (SOLAS) 13
Grangegorman Development Agency 15
Higher Education Authority 15
Irish Research Council 12
Léargas – The Exchange Bureau 9
Quality and Qualifications Ireland 10
Science Foundation Ireland 12
Skillnet Ireland 13

Information in regard to board members with disabilities is not collated.


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