Question Results

Monday 10 March 2014


 
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1 AQO 5713/11-15 Mr Paul Frew
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Education to outline the plans in place to ensure pupils leaving school have the appropriate skill sets to give large local employers and manufacturers the best chance of competing in the global market.

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2 AQO 5714/11-15 Mr Colum Eastwood
(SDLP - Foyle)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to outline what efforts have been made to consult staff in teacher training institutions regarding the initial teacher training review.

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3 AQO 5715/11-15 Mr Steven Agnew
(GPNI - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to outline the housing support available for students of Regional Colleges who are not entitled to housing benefit due to being in full-time education.

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4 AQO 5716/11-15 Mr William Humphrey
(DUP - North Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning if his Department will continue to support the Shankill Job Assist Centre.

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5 AQO 5717/11-15 Mr Trevor Lunn
(APNI - Lagan Valley)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning for an update on his review of youth training.

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6 AQO 5718/11-15 Mr Thomas Buchanan
(DUP - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning what action he is taking to help reduce the days lost through sickness absence within his Department.

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7 AQO 5719/11-15 Mr Sammy Wilson
(DUP - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to outline any departmental initiatives to deal with youth unemployment in rural areas.

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8 AQO 5720/11-15 Mr Ian Milne
(SF - Mid Ulster)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning how further and higher education institutions strive to create an entrepreneurial spirit among their students.

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9 AQO 5721/11-15 Mr Declan McAleer
(SF - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning how his Department aims to maximise the opportunities for unemployed people in the sustainable energy and energy efficiency sectors of the economy.

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10 AQO 5722/11-15 Mr Mervyn Storey
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning what input his Department has had in the Area Planning Steering Group since attending the first meeting on 6 November 2013.

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11 AQO 5723/11-15 Mr Cathal Boylan
(SF - Newry and Armagh)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning what consideration has he given to re-visiting the work undertaken which led to the publishing of the All-Island Skills Study in 2008.

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12 AQO 5724/11-15 Mr Stephen Moutray
(DUP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning to outline any discussions his Department has had with the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment concerning apprenticeships, including the need to provide further opportunities for young people in local businesses to enhance their employability.

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13 AQO 5725/11-15 Mr Jimmy Spratt
(DUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning, given the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects to the economy, to outline the response by universities and Regional Colleges to the allocation of additional places.

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14 AQO 5726/11-15 Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning, given one in four young people are unemployed, to outline the resources and measures he has put in place to deal with this crisis.

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