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The Alliance Party of Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland's cross-community party – Together, we're stronger


Employment and Learning

Stephen Farry MLA is the Alliance Party Minister for Employment and Learning.

The development of higher skilled individuals leads to more productive companies and a more competitive economy; increases the attractiveness of Northern Ireland as place to do business; improves the flexibility and responsiveness of our economy; and lead to improvements in living standards. Skills also benefit the individual, increasing their chances of gaining and remaining in employment; reducing social inequalities within our society; and improving living standards.

In government, Alliance has:

Alliance will also be working to: