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Ensures public participation and representation in the Environmental, Social Inclusion & Voluntary Sectors

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Ensures public participation and representation in the Environmental, Social Inclusion & Voluntary Sectors

 

Ensures public participation and representation in the Environmental, Social Inclusion & Voluntary Sectors

  

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Join  Mayo PPN

Criteria for membership of the PPN

To qualify for membership, groups must fulfil the following criteria:

1 Groups are not-for-profit and operate within the community, voluntary and environmental sectors

2 Have more than five (5) members

3 Have a written constitution, operating rules & procedures and/or memorandum & articles of association

4 Be a minimum of six months in existence

5 Be open to new members

4. Have a formal structure e.g. Chairperson, Secretary or Equivalent

7 Be active in County Mayo

8 Be broadly representative and accountable

9 Hold an AGM and have regular meetings

10 Be non-party political, anti-sectarian and non discriminatory

11 Be independent, with a committee or board (not a substructure or subcommittee)

12 Groups must be able to establish their bona fides as a community or voluntary organisation and provide documentation if requested to do so.

13 A PPN Member who intends to run for public office must declare their interest and on formal nomination step down from the PPN for the period of the elections and can return if not elected.

14 Groups are requested to renew their membership every year and especially if there have been changes in the nominated contact person for your group.

Benefits of Joining Network

  • Facilitates the participation and representation of communities in a fair, equitable and transparent manner through the environmental, social inclusion & voluntary sectors on decision making bodies
  • Strengthens the capacity of communities and of the environmental, social inclusion, community & voluntary groups to contribute positively to the community in which they reside/participate
  • Provides information relevant to the environmental, social inclusion & voluntary sector and acts as a hub around which information is distributed and received.

To Register


You can Register online by clicking HERE


or

you can download a PDF document and save, print and post.
Available here MPPNRegisterform.pdf

or

you can get it from us by writing to

Mayo PPN,
c/o Mayo County Council,
Cedar House,
Moneen,
Castlebar.

Telephone:
Email: mayoppn@gmail.com


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