Adoption of Standing Orders
Election of Chairpersons
Election of Tellers
Opening of Árd Chomhairle Elections
10.20am Opening Address
John Lowry, General Secretary, The Workers' Party
10.40am Main motions on Poverty and Taxation
11.10 Main motion on Health
Guest speaker Marie O'Connor, national spokesperson for the
Anti-Hanly Health Services Action Group and author of the
recently published Emergency: Irish Hospitals in Chaos.
12.15pm Main motion on Sectarianism and Segregation in Northern Ireland.
12.50pm Guest Speaker Eddie Grant, Nigerian Community in Waterford.
1.00 - 2.00pm Lunch Break
2.00pm Special presentation award - to be presented by Party President
2.20pm Main motion on Education
2.45pm Guest speaker His Excellency Noel Carrillo, Cuban Ambassador
3.00pm Main motion on International Affairs
3.30pm Guest Speaker Roger Cole, Peace & Neutrality Alliance (PANA)
3.45pm Main motions on Environment and Transport
4.15pm Main motion on Housing
4.45pm Main motion on European Union
5.15pm Presidential Address by Seán Garland
5.45pm Closing Address - Councillor John Halligan, Waterford
* Elections to An Árd Comhairle will take place between 10am and
8.00pm Social Evening of popular music and craic.
Sunday, April 22nd 2007
12.00 Noon Doon, County Limerick - unveiling of memorial to the memory
of Comrade Alice Corbett (1922-2007) at the Doon Cemetery.