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11 Apr 2019
Suas Ireland help children from the most disadvantaged communities in Ireland to improve their literacy skills through one-to-one mentoring and learning materials. They are currently looking for literacy tutors who are interested in volunteering to tutor children in DEIS schools. DEIS is the...
5 Apr 2019
Mairead McGuinness MEP was the guest speaker at NALA's AGM on 6 April
“When it comes to the essential skills of literacy and numeracy, we know that too many citizens are left behind.” Mairead McGuinness, MEPMairead McGuinness, MEP and Vice President of the European Parliament was speaking at the National Adult Literacy Agency’s AGM on Saturday 6 April.Investment in...
7 Mar 2019

Take the first step │Michael │RTÉ

Adult literacy student Michael Duffy says he has Roy Keane and Niall Quinn to thank for his reading bugAdult literacy student Michael Duffy might be the one person in Ireland who can see the positive side of Roy Keane’s decision not to take part in the World Cup in 2002. The now notorious Saipan...
6 Mar 2019
NALA Numeracy Conference 2019
The real world implications of numeracy are more than you might think. According to the United Nations (UN), numeracy plays a role in the future of our planet by helping people develop innovative solutions to the world’s greatest problems including poverty, inequality and climate change. Numeracy’s...
4 Mar 2019

Take the first step │Brian │RTÉ

A new media partnership between NALA and RTÉ will see our 'Take the first step' campaign promoted across RTÉ TV, radio, online and social media for the month of March. The campaign uses real-life stories of students to encourage people who have difficulty with reading, writing, maths or technology...
1 Mar 2019
The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) invites tender submissions to carry out a research project to define and support the measurement of the positive effects of literacy strategies and initiatives.Closing date for receipt of tender is: 5pm on Thursday 21 March 2019Return tender to: Dr Inez...
26 Feb 2019
The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) invites tender submissions from interested Auditing Services Suppliers to provide auditing services to NALA.Closing date for receipt of tender is: 5pm on Friday 8 March 2019Return tender to: Fawzia McGlone, fmcglone@nala.ie...
26 Feb 2019
The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) invites tender submissions from interested Auditing Services Suppliers to provide auditing services to NALA.Closing date for receipt of tender is: 5pm on Friday 8 March 2019Return tender to: Fawzia McGlone, fmcglone@nala.ie...
8 Feb 2019
Winners of the Plain English Awards
Department of Public Expenditure, the National Disability Authority and the Passport Service are the winners at the Plain English Awards[1.30pm Monday 11 February] The winners of the Plain English Awards for Ireland, sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran, were announced by the National Adult...
8 Feb 2019
Plain English Awards
The winners of the Plain English Awards will be announced at 1pm on Monday 11 February, at a ceremony in Dublin. The awards are organised by the National Adult Literacy Agency and they are sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran. The aim of the awards is to reward organisations that communicate...

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