Safeguarding body’s funds cut
THE former head of the Roman Catholic Church'schild-safeguarding body in Ireland, Ian Elliott, has accused someelements in the Church of cutting funding to the National Board forthe Safeguarding of Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland(NBSCCCI), to hinder further investigations.
He said that some religious bodies used covert means toundermine the board's work by reducing funding from €678,000 in2010 to €596,000 in 2012. In his six-year tenure, he issued severalscathing reports of ...
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