Council concerned at rate of youth unemployement

Donegal County Council has expressed grave concern at the extent of youth unemployment in the county, with recent figures showing that over a quarter of the people signing on the Live Register are under 25.

The issue was raised by Cllr Mick Quinn, who wants the council to coordinate a meeting of all the development agencies to discuss the way forward.

He was told this can be done at an Economic Development Worskhop in the chamber later this month.

However speaking to Donal Kavanagh in Lifford he says that is not good enough:

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