Current Focus

In the short to medium term, ARCO will focus on:

  1. Addressing the implementation of the aim and objectives adopted during its 2019 Annual General Meeting, as listed in paragraph 4 above.
  2. Actively engaging with the Alliance of Retired Public Servants in addressing the repeal of FEMPI legislation, pension parity and negotiation rights for public servants.
  3. Extending its membership base.
  4. Advancing the Combined Veterans’ Strategy along with ONE and IUNVA.
  5. Enhancing its interface with RACO, CAOGA, the Defence Forces Benevolent Fund, and the Irish Defence Forces Officers Club (IDFOC).
  6. Reviewing its existing Rules which were adopted in 2013.
  7. Preparing a framework for the elaboration of a Veterans’ Policy.