Eamonn O’Cuiv (TD)

  • Eamon-O-Cuiv


    Session 2: 12noon.
    Title: The Establishment and the Government Got It Seriously Wrong in the National Planning Framework.

    Eamon is a Fianna Fáil Teachta Dála (TD) for the
    Galway West/South Mayo constituency and is
    currently Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Regional,
    Rural, Gaeltacht and Island Affairs.
    He was previously Minister for Community,
    Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs from 2002 to 2010 and
    Minister for Social Protection from 2010 to 2011.
    Prior to this, Eamon was Minister of State at the
    Department of Arts, Heritage, Gaeltacht and the
    Islands from 1997 to 2001 and at the Department
    of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development from
    2001 to 2002.
    A member of Seanad Éireann from 1989 to 1992 and
    a member of Galway County Council from 1991
    to 1997, Eamon was a Fianna Fáil delegate on the
    Forum for Peace and Reconciliation (1994-1997)
    which was established following the Downing
    Street Declaration of 1993.