Legal Disclaimer

Neither Léargas the European Commission nor any third parties who may provide information to Léargas web site for dissemination purposes shall have any responsibility for or be liable in respect of the content or the accuracy of the information so provided, or for any errors or omissions therein, nor for the consequences of any actions taken or not taken as a result of this information.

Reasonable efforts have been made at the time of publishing each page to examine the contents of each organisation and publication linked to on this Web site, but no responsibility is taken for the contents contained on such links.

Léargas reserves the right to revise, amend, alter or delete the information provided herein at any time, but shall not be responsible for or liable in respect of any such revisions, amendments, alterations or deletions.

Child Protection Policy

Léargas is fully committed to safeguarding the well-being of all the children and young people with whom it works. Léargas is committed to promoting and facilitating the full participation of children and young people in its work. Léargas aims to create a safe and healthy environment for the young people with whom it works and is committed at all times to ensuring their safety and welfare.

The Léargas Child Protection Policy sets out the child protection practices to be adhered to within the work of Léargas and is operated by Léargas based on Children First National Guidance 2011 and Our Duty to Care – The Principles of Good Practice for the Protection of Children and Young People.

In accordance with these documents, it is good practice for all organisations that have contact with children and young people to introduce a child protection policy/protocol. This helps to provide safeguards and support for children and staff when they are working together.

June 2015

Appeals Procedure – Erasmus+ Grant Awards

If you believe that the procedural rules (as outlined in Part C of the Erasmus + Programme Guide, Information for Applicants) have not been followed in the award of your Erasmus+ grant award, you may appeal the decision to Léargas.

A written appeal–issued by the authorised application signatory–must be submitted within 10 working days of the date of receipt of your grant award notification to Appeals will be acknowledged and a final decision announced within 10 working days of receipt.

Note: Questioning the results of the qualitative assessment of a grant application cannot constitute the basis for an appeal.

Privacy Policy

Website of Léargas The Exchange Bureau.
This statement relates to our privacy practices in connection with this website. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such.

General statement

Léargas fully respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. Any personal information that you volunteer to Léargas will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, in accordance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003.

Collection and use of personal information

Léargas does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer (for example by using an online application form or by using our mail subscription form(s)). Any information you provide in this way is used by Léargas only in line with the purpose for which you provided it. Your personal data may also be anonymised and used for statistical purposes.

Requests regarding data supplied via this website

On request, we supply copies of personal data which you may have supplied via this website. If you wish to obtain such copies, you must write to Léargas, or e-mail us at You should include any personal identifiers which you supplied earlier via the website (e.g. name; address; phone number; e-mail address). Your request will be dealt with as soon as possible and will take not more than 40 days to process.

If you discover that Léargas holds inaccurate information about you, you can ask us to correct that information. Such a request must be in writing or via e-mail. In certain circumstances you may also request that data which you have supplied via the website be deleted. If you wish to request a deletion, you would generally be expected to identify some contravention of data protection law in the manner in which this office processed the data concerned.

Complaints about data processed via the website

If you are concerned about how personal data are processed via this website, please do not hesitate to bring such concerns to our attention:

Fionnuala Broughan,
Communications Manager

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