Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network – calling all female entrepreneurs!

SECAD is delighted to announce it is recruiting participants for a new female entrepreneurship business training programme in the Cork area. Do you have a concrete business idea and wish to become self-employed or are you already in the early stages of business development? This accredited training programme is part-time and is designed to suit […]
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SECAD introduces Wild Work to Cork’s business community

(27 July 2017) At a breakfast meeting held this morning SECAD were delighted introduce a new initiative  – Wild Work. Wild Work aims to bring people together to facilitate positive action to benefit nature and it is committed to helping people, help nature, help people. At the meeting, likeminded companies and organisations from across the Cork region […]

SECAD supports Cork Young Filmmakers’ Summer Film Week

On Friday last, SECAD was delighted to visit the wrap up session of Midelton’s Cork Young Filmmakers’ Summer Film Week held from 3-7 July. Part funded through SECAD’s support, the week-long filmmaking workshop for youth groups and schools was facilitated by Cork Film Centre. Twenty one young aspiring filmmakers engaged in an intensive film making programme […]
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SECAD leads Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network to support female entreprenuers

  SECAD is leading a new Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network (WREN) project to support female entrepreneurs living in Cork and Limerick who have a concrete business idea and wish to become self-employed or who are already in the early stages of business development. The programme will provide the option of accredited training as well as […]
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TELI2 Project meeting in Portugal, May 2017

The TELI2 project partners held a very successful 2 day meeting in the beautiful Evora, Portugal on 25th and 26th May.  All partner countries were represented including Slovenia, Poland, Romania, Croatia, Ireland and Portugal. The transnational group made strong progress on the course curriculum development for TELI2 as well as developing the learning portal and […]
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TELI2 – SECAD in new Transnational project under ERASMUS+

Background – Transnational Education in LEADER Implementation The TELI2 project is based around the LEADER programme which is a highly effective and successful model of integrated social and economic development in rural communities. LEADER is delivered in a variety of different ways by the member states. TELI2 will entail a study of the delivery of the LEADER […]
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Former ROC Board Member nominated for LAMA Community and Council Awards for 2017

Cobh man and former Ring Of Cork board member Hendrick Verway has been short-listed for his outstanding contribution to his community, at a national awards ceremony. CHRIS DUNNE talks to the father of two about his passion for his hometown WHEN horticulturist Hendrick Verway joined the Junior chamber in Cobh; he thought it would be a […]
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SECAD publishes 2015 Review under SICAP

SICAP End of Year Report SECAD 2015 for WS
Are you Interested in an Enterprise Start Up Grant?

Are you Interested in an Enterprise Start Up Grant?

Please contact SECAD at 021-4613432 or to request an Expression of Interest (EOI) Form. Note all Expressions of Interest must be returned to SECAD by 5pm on 9th November 2015. Click below for further details. Are You Interested in an Enterprise Start Up Grant?
SECAD to launch artisan food strategy for South Cork

SECAD to launch artisan food strategy for South Cork

We are pleased to announce that we will be launching out artisan food strategy at this years Midleton Food Festival, which takes place on September 12th this year. For further information, please contact
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#Wildwork -´What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal' Albert Pike @wildworkers
Virtuous circle of @wildworkers @SECADCork & Cork's business&communities coming together to help people Help Nature help people #wildwork
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Hearing about @wildworkers bold plans for pollinators, invasive species, trails&recreation, biodiversity monitoring…
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RT @BusinessCork: A very interesting presentation @RadissonCork from Ryan Howard CEO @SECADCork on 'Wild Work' which is all about helping n…
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