Ireland, the pandemic and the EU recovery plan

France and Germany are to propose a €500 billion ‘recovery fund,’ supported by EU borrowing, to help European states and regions hardest hit by the coronavirus crisis. In this blog, Fórsa general secretary Kevin Callinan argues that, in the immediate aftermath of the Covid-19 public health crisis, debt reduction must take second place to economic recovery, jobs and investment in quality public services.

Read the blog HERE.