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The Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth ( ga, An tAire Leanaí, Comhionannais, Míchumais, Lánpháirtíochta agus Óige) is the senior
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Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth The Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth ( ga, An Roinn Leanaí, Comhionannais, Míchumais, Lánpháirtíochta agus Óige) is a Department of State (Ireland), department of the Government of Ireland. It is led by t ...
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Roderic O'Gorman Roderic O'Gorman (born 12 December 1981) is an Irish Green Party (Ireland), Green Party politician who has served as Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth since June 2020. He has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dub ...

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Anne Rabbitte Anne Rabbitte (born 11 October 1973) is an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who has served as Minister of State at the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth with responsibility Minister of State for Disability, for Disab ...

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, TD, Minister of State (Ireland), Minister of State with responsibility for Disability.


Overview

The department was created in 1956 as the Department of the Gaeltacht. Its title and functions have changed several times, with the current title adopted in 2020. An office of Minister of State for Children existed from 1994 to 2011. The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media is currently responsible for the Gaeltacht.


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Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth
{{DEFAULTSORT:Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth Government ministers of the Republic of Ireland Lists of government ministers of Ireland Ministers for children, young people and families Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Minister