Koeien En Gif1 200x150
Friends of the Earth launches the Fracking Free Ireland Campaign for the Local Elections

On 29th April 2014, Friends of the Earth launches the Fracking Free Ireland campaign for the local elections. In the run up […]

314201 Svetik 200x150
Legislate for large retailers to display the amount they pay to farmers alongside the sales price

The An Taisce proposal would require Ireland’s 5 largest retailers to display the amount they pay to farmers for certain […]

Newirishhumpbackwhale 620x350 200x150 (1)
At last, some justice for the largest animals on earth

The Environmental Pillar welcomes the decision of the United Nation’s International Court of Justice, which has just announced its ruling […]

Refugees Climate Change 550x365 200x150
IPCC Report – Strong emissions reduction now the only way to avoid destabilised future

Government must introduce an annual carbon budget which has a path to near-zero emissions by 2050. Today’s launch of the […]

Glanbia Cream In Ireland 460x293px 200x150
Food Harvest 2020 will not contribute to increasing food security

An Taisce – The National Trust for Ireland – has welcomed the recent publication of a report by the outgoing […]

Earthhour 200x150

This Saturday, 29 March, at 8.30 PM will see buildings and monuments across the globe go dark for one hour […]

Thegravelinesnuclearpowerplant 200x150
UN Committee finds ‘profound suspicion of non–compliance’ over UK nuclear plant

A United Nations Committee has found there is a ‘profound suspicion of non–compliance’ over the United Kingdom’s failure to undertake […]

Theguardian 200x150
An Taisce calls on MEP’s to ‘Fly in the face of bullying over Airline ETS’

Please vote NO to the dismantling of the Aviation ETS – EU member states have succumbed to pressure from third […]

Boyne Valley Gardens Heritage 200x150
An Bord Pleanála ignores climate science and Government policy

An Bord Pleanála has shown once again that it is ignoring climate science and Government transport policy in its decision-making […]

Birdwatch Ireland 200x150
BirdWatch Ireland seeks a Policy Officer

BirdWatch Ireland seeks a suitably experienced person who is highly motivated and has a range of skills and attributes to […]

Food Waste From Voice Newsletter 200x150
VOICE seeks families for the Stop Food Waste Challenge!

Are you based in Meath, Offaly or  South County Dublin ? Do you want to take on the challenge to reduce […]

Photo Credit Rte 200x150
CELT and Fracking-Free Clare campaign put together document regarding fracking

CELT (Centre for Environmental Living & Training), the East Clare- based environmental education non-governmental organisation, have, in association with Fracking-Free […]

Bantry Bay 200x150
Call on Minister Simon Coveney over salmon farm ‘wipe-out’

Minister Simon Coveney is being asked to give the figures of the escapees from the recent storm damage to a […]

Biofuels 200x150
Converting by-products to biofuel will deliver jobs – if a stronger policy framework is put in place

Converting by-products to biofuel, particularly residues from agriculture, forestry and food processing, can deliver a significant jobs boost, but only […]

Clmv64w6w9621o4bo262yuoo723qtlc 200x150
Save Water. Save Money!

As water metres are being installed throughout County Kildare the Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore would like to share […]

Globalactionplan 160x150
Environmental Education Assistant Internship post with Global Action Plan Ireland

Overview: Global Action Plan Ireland are looking for an enthusiastic, creative, hard-working and resourceful person that shows a positive attitude […]

Mixed Forest C Zhi 200x150 (1)
How forestry grants could reduce river floods – a Q and A with Tony Lowes

This Q and A article appeared in the Irish Examiner on 13 February 2014.  Pay upland farmers forestry grants instead […]

Download (22)
An Taisce welcomes Providence Resources ‘Voluntary Surrender of Foreshore Licence’

12th February 2013: An Taisce The National Trust for Ireland welcomes the news today that Providence Resources have voluntarily surrendered […]

Cork Flooding By K.ristoff 200x150
Ministerial talk of climate change must lead to action

Recent extreme weather can prompt a national conversation 7 February 2014: Friends of the Earth has welcomed the public discussion […]

Images (4)
Otter and Red Squirrel spotted in Lullymore

4th February 2014: The first month of 2014 was an exciting month for new wildlife records at the Bog of […]

Young Foe 200x150
Internship position with Young Friends of the Earth

Young Friends of the Earth is looking for a dynamic coordinator to help strengthen their network. The successful candidate will […]

Sewage 200x150 (1)
Investigative report by An Taisce reveals serious human health and environmental hazard in Co. Galway

An Taisce investigation has revealed that an entire Glenamaddy town’s sewage is being piped into a Special Area of Conservation […]

Frog 200x150
Hop To It: a nationwide survey seeks information about the princes of ponds

Popping up in more and more private garden ponds as well as in their traditional habitats of streams, bogs and […]

Gap Of Dunloe Killarney 200x150
Ireland’s natural heritage – a new 100 year study; The Rothschild Reserves in Ireland: 1914-2014

A new study examining the history of iconic places in Ireland, identified as potential nature reserves by conservationist Charles Rothschild […]