Category Archives: Business and Finance

Palliative care funding

As people live longer, often with chronic conditions, hospices will have to treat more patients while being forced to raise most of their funds. Meadhbh Monahan reports. Palliative care is provided by...

Realising spatial data’s potential

Northern Ireland’s 2009-2019 Geographic Information Strategy is releasing the practical potential of spatial data across government. agendaNi brings together specialists and clients from the public and private sectors, to examine how the...

A viability audit for schools

Education is to change “from this moment on,” John O’Dowd has stated. agendaNi examines his plans for the system. A viability audit within six months will identify schools experiencing difficulties in enrolments,...

Reviewing health

Radical changes to health and social care are expected from the Compton review. Peter Cheney reports. The way ahead for health and social care in Northern Ireland will be marked out over...

Freezing student fees

The decision not to increase tuition fees for local undergraduates will not be replicated for students from England, Scotland or Wales who are considering studying here. Meadhbh Monahan reports. Capping student fees...