Concern at low level of funding for traveller housing

The Donegal Travellers Project has expressed its concern at the low level of funding provided by government for traveller accomodation.

The Government has confirmed almost 17 million euro for Donegal under the Social Housing Investment Programme for 2010.

However of that, only 70 thousand euro has been allocated for Traveller accomodation.

Siobhan McLoughlin of the The Donegal Travellers Project says that is not enough:

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