aisling May 19, 2015

FRIDAY 5TH JUNE 2015 This timely event will bring international experts, national thinkers and local entrepreneurs together to inspire and support a co-operative approach to nurturing resilience, livelihoods and new enterprises through community ownership. Tipperary has a rich tradition of cooperative enterprise and in recent years this has taken off with the community tearoom in Loughmore, the co-operative energy projects in Templederry and Drumbane, as well as the many cooperative initiatives in food and housing at the Cloughjordan Ecovillage.   SPEAKERS INCLUDE Peter Couchman -Chief… Read More

Let's Talk Science Festival - Ballymun
aisling May 19, 2015

Let's Talk Science is Ballymun’s first ever science festival. The festival is organised and delivered by the Rediscovery Centre and Global Action Plan with support from Science Foundation Ireland and in association with Dublin City Council. The aim of Let's Talk Science is to celebrate and promote the cont… Read More

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

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