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Boland, Seamus
  • Full name: Boland, Seamus
  • 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 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

      • ECO/439 - EU finances by 2025
      • REX/482 - The future of our oceans
      • ECO/410 - Wealth inequality in Europe
  • Vice President

      • NAT Bureau
  • Rapporteur

  • Co-rapporteur

  • Member

      • REX/493 - Blue economy in the Western Mediterranean
      • SOC/564 - European Pillar of Social Rights / proclamation
      • SOC/561 - The role of social partners and CSOs in new forms of work
      • ECO/401 - Lessons learned for avoiding the severity of austerity policies in the EU
      • ECO/433 - Family and traditional businesses in regional development
      • NAT/698 Villages and small towns as catalysts for rural development, challenges and opportunities
      • Europe 2020 Steering Committee
      • Gr. III members of CCMI + Cat. 3 delegates
      • Group III Bureau
      • Farmers Category at the EESC