NESC support for greening the economy is welcomed by environmental groups

Ian Carey News, Press Releases

7 November 2013: The Environmental Pillar, a coalition of 27 national environmental NGOs, welcomes the National Social and Economic Council (NESC) support for the greening of the Irish economy in its Report No.135  Ireland’s Five-Part Crisis, Five Years On: Deepening Reform and Institutional Innovation, published today.Michael Ewing, spokesperson for the Environmental Pillar, said:”Human society emerged from, and is entirely reliant …

Ian CareyNESC support for greening the economy is welcomed by environmental groups

Consultation Response to the Draft Framework for Sustainable Development for Ireland

Ian Carey News, Submissions

The Environmental Pillar welcomes the publication of this Draft FSDI, and the opportunity to submit a commentary on it. The draft brings together a wide range of important information, referencing some 84 policies, strategies and international agreements and covering most aspects of the three pillars of sustainability; social, environmental and economic. Although the Environmental Pillar argues that the Strategy lacks …

Ian CareyConsultation Response to the Draft Framework for Sustainable Development for Ireland

Environmental Pillar of Social Partnership: Briefing Paper 1

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Follow the link below to download the Environmental Pillar’s briefing paper. This briefing paper addresses the following issues: an environmentally sustainable economy; climate change; biodiversity; planning; water; waste; and transport. briefing paper environmental pillar of social partnership (Posted on April 8, 2009)  

Ian CareyEnvironmental Pillar of Social Partnership: Briefing Paper 1