The Funds Administration Unit located in the Civil Justice and Equality function of the Department of Justice and Equality has been established to administer specific EU Funds (European Social Fund and Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund) on behalf of the Department. The Funds Administration Unit currently provides assistance the following business areas in management of grants with an element of EU Funding:
- Inclusion, Equality and Gender Equality.
- Integration Service Delivery.
On October 7 2019, Mr. Charlie Flanagan, T.D., Minister for Justice and Equality and Mr. David Stanton, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality with responsibility for Integration, Immigration and Equality announced funding for migrant integration projects and gender equality projects that will support women’s entrepreneurship and participation in the workforce through a range of training and mentoring initiatives.