Celebrating the 17 Global SDGs

Celebrating the 17 Global SDGs

Tuesday, 25th September, GEAI’s team and volunteers went to Dublin to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The United Nations General Assembly set the Global Goals for Sustainable Development (or SDGs) in 2015....
SPEAKING AT THE UN ON LEITRIM’S CAMPAIGN AGAINST FRACKING

SPEAKING AT THE UN ON LEITRIM’S CAMPAIGN AGAINST FRACKING

With Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason I had the honour of giving a talk on the role of women in our Campaign against Fracking at a UN event in New York on 14th March.  The event was organised by the Mining Group of the Commission on the Status of Women and was part of...
Make Ireland’s climate law strong enough to work

Make Ireland’s climate law strong enough to work

The Government’s draft climate law is too weak to deliver the low carbon future it promises. Ireland’s emissions are among the highest in Europe and rising again. Last week, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon urged Ireland to do more to tackle climate change...
Ireland deserves a better Climate Bill

Ireland deserves a better Climate Bill

Ireland deserves a better Climate Action Bill to play its role in tackling climate change. The current Bill “will fail to deliver the low carbon future it aims to achieve unless critical weaknesses are addressed”, according to an independent report by environmental...