Ironically, the use of acronyms representing paramilitary groups or youth gangs mirrors the prevalence of acronyms on the signs of NGOs and governmental offices in the nearby area--for instance, Department of Social Development, Northern Ireland (DSDNI), Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA
), Belfast Regeneration Office(BRO), EU Programmes for Peace and Reconciliation (PEACE), and so on.
In its submission to the Treasury on unclaimed assets, NICVA
said the Executive and Assembly should decide the overall priorities for spending the money in Northern Ireland.
The Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA
) study claimed to have uncovered major inequalities.
Geronimo liaises with many stakeholders across Northern Ireland including the education and library boards, Business in the Community, ANIC, Rural Community Network, NICVA
and Careers Service NI.
And Quentin Oliver, chairman of NICVA
said: "She did things differently and that's what mattered."