PAC Publishes Report on Third Level Finances

PAC Publishes Report on Third Level Finances

This Public Accounts Committee today published a report of its examination of third level sector finances. The committee is seeking significant reform of oversight and accountability in the management of public funds by third level institutions.

Tusla Controversy - The case of 'Mark'.

Tusla Controversy - The case of 'Mark'.

30 May RTÉ Investigates - Chaos in Care, found a case where despite the existence of "credible" allegations of sexual abuse, Tusla fought to keep a child in a foster placement where the abuse was alleged to have occurred and without removing the risk itself.

Press Statement from University of Limerick

Press Statement from University of Limerick

26 May The new President of University of Limerick, Dr Des Fitzgerald, has said the RTÉ Investigates programme on governance at Irish universities raises issues "of grave concern".

University of Limerick

Third-level heads misled PAC, says chairman

26 May Evidence has emerged that the University of Limerick misled the Department of Education and the Comptroller and Auditor General during an inquiry into its payments of unauthorised and excessive severance packages to senior managers.

Investigation in 2015 into serious deficiencies in maternity care at Portiuncula Hospital.

Families accuse hospital of 'attempted cover-up'

25 Apr A number of families at the centre of the long-awaited review of maternity services at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe have criticised what they describe as the "attempted cover-up of the failings in care at the maternity unit."