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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: Diversity Europe (Group III)
  • Sections:
    • Section for Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment
    • Section for Employment, Social Affairs and Citizenship
    • Section for Economic and Monetary Union and Economic and Social Cohesion
    • Consultative Commission on Industrial Change
  • 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

      • TEN/671 - Common methodology for alternative fuels unit price comparison
      • ECO/439 - EU finances by 2025
  • Vice President

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

  • Co-rapporteur

  • Member

      • SOC Bureau
      • Gr. III members of CCMI + Cat. 3 delegates
      • PERMANENT STUDY GROUP: Economic and Fiscal Governance of the Euro Area
      • SOC/584 - For a European Framework directive on a Minimum Income
      • TEN/661 - Role of transport in realising the sustainable development goals, and consequent implicati
      • NAT/721 - Strategy on Plastic in a Circular Economy (including action on marine litter)
      • ECO/401 - Lessons learned for avoiding the severity of austerity policies in the EU
      • Europe 2020 Steering Committee
      • Farmers Category at the EESC