Irish must vote en masse for climate action in European elections

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Immediate Release It’s vital that citizens voice their concerns to MEP candidates over climate change and biodiversity loss in advance of the European elections, Ireland’s leading environmental coalition has said. The need is even more pressing, the Environmental Pillar said, following the release of a new report today calling out Ireland’s largest parties for their “shocking apathy” towards EU climate …

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As Ireland goes to the polls, the European Commission has withdrawn two key pieces of environmental policy – they must be replaced

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For immediate release The European Commission’s withdrawal of two crucial pieces of environmental policy at the moment that citizens across Europe are voting in the European elections sends a bad signal as to what Europe’s priorities are. The formal withdrawal of the 2003 proposal for a Directive on Access to Justice underlines the urgent need for the Commission to speed up its work …

Ian CareyAs Ireland goes to the polls, the European Commission has withdrawn two key pieces of environmental policy – they must be replaced

Environmental Hustings for the South Constituency

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Here are the highlights from the Environmental Hustings for MEP candidates in the South constituency. Three candidates attended the event which was held in the Gresham Metropole Hotel in Cork on Tuesday May 13th. Kieran Hartley of Fianna Fáil, Jan Van de Ven of Direct Democracy Ireland and Donal O’Riordan of Fís Nua were quizzed on topics including pylons, climate …

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So where do they stand on the issues? Highlights from the Environmental hustings for MEP candidates in the Midlands North West

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Four European candidates attended the Environmental Hustings in Carrick-on-Shannon last week. Here we bring you the highlights from the event as each candidate grappled with questions set by the Environmental Pillar and ones from the floor. Each of the candidates responses have been grouped together so you can see where they stand on the issues. Marian Harkin MEP Sen Thomas Byrne of Fianna …

Ian CareySo where do they stand on the issues? Highlights from the Environmental hustings for MEP candidates in the Midlands North West