GEAI field trip to Cloughjordan, the eco-village

GEAI field trip to Cloughjordan, the eco-village

A few weeks ago a group of GEAI volunteers paid a two-day visit at Ireland’s only eco-village situated at the heart of Cloughjordan, a small town in County Tipperary. Upon our midnight  arrival  we decided to grab a drink in one of the local pubs and something to eat...

A New Climate for Education – an important Seminar

Last Friday, at the Teacher’s Club in Dublin, a seminar “A New Climate for Education“ was held, to discuss how Climate Change and sustainability are incorporated into schools curricula. This was organised by Green Foundation Ireland, Cultivate, GEAI and ECO...
Getting soaked by Glencar waterfall!

Getting soaked by Glencar waterfall!

EVS volunteers in the Glencar waterfalls Glencar waterfall is situated near Glencar Lake, west of Manorhamilton.  Its beauty served as an inspiration to the William Butler Yeats and features in his poem ‘The Stolen Child’. After a long seminar session in Grange, on...
A day on Cuilcagh mountain

A day on Cuilcagh mountain

Cuilcagh mountain is a mountain on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. One Sunday morning I and the other EVS volunteers decided to go to Legnabrocky to do one of the walking routes on the mountain. After almost 5 km of easy stony path, we...