In this section you will find resources to assist you in developing your knowledge of EU funding, policy and research; national cultural policy documents and links to European arts and culture networks and other related resource organisations.

National Policy and Research Documents

Art and Youth Culture: FYI

Report and Arts Council response to a meeting of young people and policy makers on 27-29 March 2010 sponsored by the CCP Ireland.

Early Childhood Arts: Three Perspectives

The Arts Council commissioned three independent perspectives: an overview of Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) policy and provision in Ireland; a background paper on the role of the arts in early childhood learning and development; and an international perspective on best practice in Early Childhood Arts.