Choosing not to have children


Sir, – Tara Horan (Letters, June 16th) states that “increasing numbers of young women (and men) are making the environmentally conscious choice to remain child-free”.

What if in 30 years the climate crises has been solved through the ingenuity of humankind? Won’t these (now older) women and men feel regret at their choice? – Yours, etc,



Dublin 15.