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Boland, Séamus
  • Full name: Boland, Séamus
  • Chief executive officer of Irish Rural Link and member of the Community and Voluntary Pillar; chairperson of the Irish Peatlands Council; chairperson of Pobal
  • Group: Various Interests Group (Group III)
  • Sections:
    • Section for Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment
    • Section for Economic and Monetary Union and Economic and Social Cohesion
  • Languages: English, French
  • Represented Country: Éire-Ireland
  • Member of the European Economic and Social Committee since: 10/10/2011
  • Biography:
    Director of Irish Rural Link an organisation committed to Community and rural development www.irishrurallink.ie Chair person of Pobal an organisation committed to community support and development and in particular social inclusion policies. Chairp
  • Areas of interest:
    • Agriculture
    • Development
    • Education, training, youth
    • Economic and monetary affairs
    • Energy
    • Environment
    • External relations
    • Budget
    • Fisheries and maritime affairs
    • Institutional affairs
    • Justice, freedom and security
    • Regional policy
    • Human rights
    • Employment and social affairs
    • Transport
  •  Declaration of interests
  • President

      • ECO/439 - EU finances by 2025
  • Vice President

      • Group III Bureau
      • Group III presidency
      • Vice-president GR III
      • NAT Bureau
  • Rapporteur

      • TEN/654 - Action Plan on Alternative Fuels Infrastructure
  • Co-rapporteur

  • Member

      • SOC/584 - For a European Framework directive on a Minimum Income
      • ECO/443 - Completing the Banking Union (Communication)
      • NAT/721 - Strategy on Plastic in a Circular Economy (including action on marine litter)
      • SOC/564 - Impact of the social dimension & the European Pillar of Social Rights on the Future of EU
      • ECO/401 - Lessons learned for avoiding the severity of austerity policies in the EU
      • Europe 2020 Steering Committee
      • Farmers Category at the EESC