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Ireland community action[edit | edit source]

Sustainability initiatives[edit | edit source]

Local sustainability initiatives[edit source]

Please see our Local communities in Ireland pages, where of course you can share any more information you may have about local sustainability initiatives.

Biodiversity[edit | edit source]

Introduction to the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan
Author: National Biodiversity Data Centre, Feb 26, 2018

see also: Northern Ireland, Biodiversity

Climate action[edit | edit source]

See List of climate assemblies, Ireland


Community involvement[edit | edit source]

People's Energy Charter

Ethical consumerism[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia: Fairtrade settlements in Ireland

Food activism[edit | edit source]

Origin Green, Bord Bia (The Irish Food Board) initiative to drive sustainable food production in Ireland.

FoodCloud - Greenside Up - Irish Farmers Markets - The Organic Centre - Wikipedia:GIY Ireland: registered charity based in Ireland that aims to give its members the skills and confidence needed to grow vegetables and fruit successfully. - Social Hops - Community Hop Project

Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle[edit | edit source]

Recycle IT, the only Community Electronic Recycling Social Enterprise in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow - Repair Cafe Ireland

Sharing[edit | edit source]

Maps: google.com/maps

Ireland (whole country) is part of the sharing cities network

Towards sustainable economies[edit | edit source]

Basic Income Ireland - Feasta, foundation for the economics of sustainability

Urban sustainability[edit | edit source]

Community Technical Aid, W

Resources[edit | edit source]

Citizens data initiative[edit | edit source]

Fingal Open Data

Infographics[edit | edit source]

Sustainable Community Highlights, Feb 29, 2016

Video[edit | edit source]

News and comment[edit | edit source]

2019

New scheme to help community groups generate electricity, Dec 2 [1]

Climate change: Irish Youth Assembly demands action, Nov 16 [2]

Government still not tackling climate change? So sue them, Jan 12 [3]

2018

Bill proposing ban to fossil fuel exploration clears first hurdle in Dáil, Feb 7 [4]

2017

Campaigners want greenway beside "Velorail" project in Co Mayo, Apr 9 [5]

Over 2,000 back petition for Galway Greenway, Mar 15 [6]

Irish Parliament supports historic fossil fuel divestment bill, Jan 26 [7]

2016

Do you think a basic income for all should replace social welfare? Nov 22 [8]

Opening of new Greenway marked by day of celebration in Dromahair, Nov 6 [9]

Ireland votes to ban fracking, Oct 27 [10]

Galway City bike scheme to expand further, Oct 5 [11]

Galway is 2017 European Green Leaf! Jun 22 [12]

Transition Galway's '2030 Vision' report: "there's no limit to what we could do", Mar 24 [13]

A snapshot of Transition in ... Ireland, Mar 14 [14]

Issues concerning sustainable communities in Ireland, Feb 29 [15]

An Taisce calls for Department of Climate Action, January 22 [16]

2015

Launch of 'A Vision for Galway 2030', November 19 [17]

FreeTrade Ireland finds new homes for 100,000 items, August 5 [18]

Ireland's first 'wilderness area' to be launched in Ballycroy, July 31 [19]

New climate council to oversee Ireland's transition to low carbon society, June 10 [20]

2014

Galway bikes go live, November 24 [21]

2013

Abandoned railways to be reopened for walking and cycling, August 8 [22]

2009

Irish waste strategy to reject incineration,[23] June 5

Events[edit | edit source]

2016

Oct 20 - 28 Galway Sustainable Living Festival

2015

November 28 - Launch of 'A Vision for Galway 2030' Transition Galway

Ecovillages[edit | edit source]

Cloughjordan Ecovillage

Local communities in Ireland[edit | edit source]

Dublin

See also[edit | edit source]

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External links[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia: Ireland

References[edit | edit source]