National Traveller MABS develops social policy recomendations and conducts the relevant research in order to do this. Please find below a list of publications and resources.

# Publication Description Published
21 A Review of National Traveller MABS Supported Caravan Loan Guarantee Schemes

Over the past 10 years, National Traveller MABS has consistently shown a commitment to the Traveller community by seeking to end financial exclusion through policy work and by working with the Community to promote money management. Prepared by Dr Stuart Stamp with the assistance of Liz Daly for National Traveller MABS. [PDF 712KB]

25-09-2015
22 National Traveller MABS Annual Report 2014

A year in review. Refocusing for the future.National Traveller MABS is the leading advocate for the financial inclusion of Travellers in Ireland. We work closely with other Traveller organisations that share similar values in relation to inclusion and equality for all. [PDF 1996KB]

25-09-2015
23 Submission by National Traveller MABS On The Development Of A Revised Traveller And Roma Inclusion Strategy

National Traveller MABS approaches its mission from a perspective of community development with a commitment to human rights and equality. National Traveller MABS approaches its mission from a perspective of community development with a commitment to human rights and equality. National Traveller MABS recognises financial exclusion to be a key component of social and institutional exclusion.  [PDF 442KB]

16-07-2015
24 National Traveller MABS Pre-Budget Submission 2016

Prepared June 2015 National Traveller MABS are requesting that the Government not forget the Traveller community in the upcoming budget. Ireland is in a recovery position, we want this recovery to benefit and tackle the inequalities that currently exist. [PDF 424KB]

08-07-2015
25 Annual Report 2014

National Traveller MABS Annual Report [PDF 1.94MB]

20-04-2015
26 Importance of Ethnic Monitoring within the CIB

The importance of Ethnic Monitoring within the CIB framework a submission by National Traveller MABS. [PDF 1060KB]

12-12-2014
27 National Traveller MABS Position Paper on the Discontinuation of the Lough Payment Scheme for Clients

The Household Budget Scheme (HHB) is facilitated by An Post in partnership with the Department of Social Protection. The facility is used to pay local authority rents and utility companies such as Bord Gáis, Electric Ireland, Airtricity and Eircom. [PDF 955KB]

26-11-2014
28 National Traveller MABS Pre Budget Submission 2015

Prepared in September 2014 for Budget 2015. National Traveller MABS are requesting that the Government not forget the Traveller community in the upcoming budget.  [PDF 811KB]

08-09-2014
29 Annual Report 2013

National Traveller MABS Annual Report [PDF 642KB]

03-05-2014
30 Review of the Role, Structure and Social Inclusion remit of National Traveller MABS

National Traveller MABS has two key purposes: to build capacity within the Traveller Community in Ireland to access legal and affordable saving and credit; and to work to ensure access to financial services for the Traveller community. This review was carried out in autumn 2013 by Dr. Kathy Walsh and Social Researcher Brian Harvey. [PDF 1.5MB]

20-01-2014