Climate Change

Paris is a 'City of Two Tales' for Enda : A view from COP21 from Oisín Coghlan

02 december 2015

Today's Guest Blogger is Oisín Coghlan, Director of Friends of the Earth. Oisín is in Paris as a civil society observer at the UN Climate Conference. Here he gives his view on Taoiseach Enda Kenny's comments at COP21. Read more

Lima Climate summit: An overview of reactions

15 december 2014

This weekend in Lima, UN member states reached an agreement on how countries should tackle climate change. The talks proved difficult because of divisions between rich and poor countries over how to spread the burden of the costs of adaptation and th... Read more

Are we ready for 'Climate Smart Agriculture'?

01 october 2014

With demand for food set to increase 60 per cent by 2050, world leaders, major corporations and civil society met at the United Nations Climate Summit on 23 September 2014, and pledged commitments to transform agricultural practices by increasing pro... Read more