The Department, in conjunction with ELB's and Northern Ireland Youth Council has developed guidance for education settings to assist with implementation of the policy.
The Northern Ireland Education and Library Boards have developed a website, designed to provide teachers, youth workers, schools and youth organisations with a wide range of up to date information and resources on the development of community relations, equality and diversity education practice in schools and youth organisations www.credni.org.
CRED ENHANCEMENT FUNDING SCHEME (CRED)
The Education and Library Boards have received funding from the Department of Education (DE) for the provision of Community Relations Equality and Diversity (CRED) in education programmes. Applications for support under the programme are invited from schools and registered youth groups. The application is accessible from the homepage of the website and details of open applications are available on the website http://www.credni.org/news/18/.
For further information, support, advice and training on Community Relations please contact Sinead McShane, Youth Officer (Telephone: 028 3833 8556).