Donegal Deputy wants ‘successful’ JobBridge programme extended

A Donegal Deputy has called on the Government to come up with a specific plan to tackle youth unemployment.

There are now almost 5,000 people under the age of 25 unemployed in Donegal.

Fianna Fail Deputy Charlie McConalogue wants a focus on training younger people to fill the numerous jobs available in the ICT sector.

He also claims the JobBridge programme has been a success and should be extended:

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