Tenders are not being issued Our Stop the Study campaign has had an impact! Tenders for contractors to set up monitoring stations in Fermanagh, Leitrim and Clare and do air, water and ground monitoring for 12 months have not been issued. And this week we learned from Senator Paschal Mooney, who asked the question of […]
An amazing day! It started off at 12.30 with a Rally outside Leinster House that was attended by members of over 20 organisations, all with placards, banners and home-made signs. The message was made loud and clear: We want the discredited EPA study on fracking STOPPED and we want No Fracking in Ireland! Attendees […]
Please support our campaign. Rally at 12.30pm outside Leinster House on Thursday. Briefing for TDs 1.30pm. Please make the rally as colourful as possible – we will try to show the positive rather than the negative. We have a beautiful country – let’s reflect that. Showers forecast :( so bring (colourful) rain gear!
Day by day with GEAI
The day of Stop the Study campaign was finished with the showing of documentary movie about fracking “Groundswell Rising”, organized by Young Friends of the Earth, the movie session was held in the basement of Sweeneys Pub in Dublin. The documentary made by American anti-fracking organisations, presents the negative and very dangerous effects of fracking. Neighbouring populations of fracking […]
The Environmental Pillar and Dochas held a workshop on 30th September on the most important subject of the week: The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). the previous week in New York, after intense negotiations, 193 countries agreed on the next set of development goals but this was the easy part, the hard part is coming now: implementation. […]
People’s Climate March Sunday November 29th Starting Customs House Quay at 2pm On November 30th, world leaders will gather in Paris at the UN Climate Summit. The decisions they make on issues such as global carbon emissions and renewable energy will impact each and every one of us for years to come. Due to the […]
Anti-fracking discussion with English and Spanish activists Thursday November 26th, 8pm 10 Belvedere Court, Dublin 1 There will be an informal discussion, joined by four experienced anti-fracking activists from England and Northern Spain. They have recently attended the Frackanpada 2015 which took place in the Basque Country in July – an international gathering of anti-fracking activists. For more […]