Dáil Éireann - Volume 685 - 23 June, 2009

Written Answers. - Departmental Advertising.

Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Education and Science if agencies, boards, quangos or other bodies within the remit of his Department have carried out advertising campaigns in the first six months of 2009 to promote policies or programmes being implemented by those agencies or by his Department; the details of the campaign or relevant programme; the cost of advertising in publications, broadcast advertising, online advertising, outdoor advertising and other forms of advertising and consultancy or production costs; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [24968/09]

  Deputy Batt O’Keeffe: The information requested by the Deputy is being compiled and will be forwarded to him as soon as possible.

Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Education and Science if his Department has carried out, during the first six months of 2009, advertising campaigns to promote any policies or programmes being implemented by his Department; the name of the campaign or relevant programme; the total cost of advertising in publications, broadcast advertising, outdoor advertising and consultancy or production costs; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [24983/09]

  Deputy Batt O’Keeffe: The information requested is outlined in the document below.

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Advertisements to promote policies/programmes being implemented by the Department of Education and Science during first six months of 2009

Name of Campaign or Programme

Cost

Scholarships to the European University in Florence

6,920.04

Approval of the Summer Works Scheme — notice to eligible building contractors about forthcoming advertisements on eTenders website

3,996.74