IEN Core Grant Pays Off for Good Energies Alliance Ireland
marycaffrey March 26, 2015

Last year’s IEN core grant for Good Energies Alliance Ireland made a huge difference in Ballinaglera, County Leitrim, because both the organization and the community benefited. GEAI was able to rent an office in the Community Hall and contribute towards overheads. This provided the basic infrastructure… Read More

 
Ireland's action on climate change 'insufficient' according to European Commission document
admin March 12, 2015

The Environmental Pillar say the government should see it as a wake up call and amend the Climate Bill. The Environmental Pillar, which is made up of 28 Irish environmental NGOs, is calling on the government to strengthen the Climate Bill in light of sharp criticism for lack of action. Last week a Eur… Read More

 
Climate Conversations 2015
admin March 12, 2015

 The Climate Gathering is working with a number of other organisations to stage a series of conversations, lectures and debates in the first half of 2015, with the theme "Bringing people together for a new understanding on climate change". A number of organisations have come together to organise a serie… Read More

 
Kilkenny Central Access Scheme - County Council destroying what it has a duty to preserve
admin March 12, 2015

An Taisce has opposed Kilkenny's Central Access Scheme every step since it was formally proposed in 2007 and made a major submission at the oral hearing in 2008 as well as written submissions at all stages.   An Taisce also fought to preserve Nos.21-22 Vicar Street, which we believe the Minister for  A… Read More

 
HEDGEROW CUTTING IS ILLEGAL FROM 1ST OF MARCH TILL 31ST AUGUST
admin March 12, 2015

PLEASE SHARE THIS MESSAGE!   As many of you know, hedge cutting is illegal in Ireland from 1st of March till 31st of August. However, many people are either not aware of this regulation or decide to ignore it because of the almost non-existent enforcement of Ireland's wildlife law. Please help us sha… Read More

 
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