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Precarious Employment

The negative impact on rural towns and communities from the potential fallout from Brexit is receiving welcome attention at present.  But what about the other threat to rural Ireland and regional development - the impact that automation and robotics will have on employment across the regions?  This issue should be front and centre as Government rolls out the Climate Action Plan and the National Development Plan.

This annex accompanies chapter 5 – Work, Unemployment and Job Creation of Social Justice Matters 2019: a guide to a Fairer Irish society