Irish environmental movement sees red over Constitutional Convention

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6 February 2014: The Environmental Pillar is calling on the Constitutional Convention to allow an additional weekend to debate the issues raised by the public.The Constitutional Convention has chosen to ignore the hundreds of written submissions and presentations on the environment. Instead the Constitutional Convention has decided to support reform of the Dáil even though this proposal received only 5 …

Ian CareyIrish environmental movement sees red over Constitutional Convention

Environmental Pillar calls for a national energy strategy

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29 January 2014: The Environmental Pillar calls on the Government to initiate an inclusive participatory process to develop a comprehensive national strategy on energy. “There is a clear and urgent need for a sense of direction and understanding as to how Ireland will power its communities and enable a successful economy, whilst responding to the imminent threat of climate change,” …

Ian CareyEnvironmental Pillar calls for a national energy strategy

Submission on the Draft EPA Strategic Plan 2013 – 2015

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The Environmental Pillar welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Draft EPA Strategic Plan 2013-2015. Recognising that this is an outline plan, and that the devil may well be in the detail of implementation, the members of the Environmental Pillar make the recommendations below in the context of the Pillar’s fundamental position that: The continuing success of human society and …

Ian CareySubmission on the Draft EPA Strategic Plan 2013 – 2015

Obstacles to effective public participation in strategic environmental decision-making

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Ian CareyObstacles to effective public participation in strategic environmental decision-making