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Green Party MEP Grace O’Sullivan, lead negotiator for the European Parliament, during final negotiations on the Eighth Environment Action Programme to 2030, which reached a deal this week

The EU has agreed a 10-year environmental programme that includes phasing out fossil fuel and other environmentally harmful subsidies. Known as the (...)

Political parties have disclosed donations of more than €152,000 for 2020

Political parties have disclosed donations of more than €152,000 for 2020, the year of the general election. Sinn Féin accounted for almost half of t(...)

Minister for the Environment and Climate Eamon Ryan believes the State can meet the EU’s carbon target. Photograph: The Irish Times

Meeting the goals of the European Union’s “Fit for 55” carbon emissions reduction plan will be challenging for Ireland but the targets were doable fro(...)

The Weddell Sea in  Antarctica, one of the world’s most important and vulnerable ecosystems. Photograph: David Tipling/Universal Images Group via Getty Images

International efforts to designate as a protected area a vast part of eastern Antarctica and the Weddell Sea, in one of the world’s most important and(...)

A basking shark feeding off the Co Donegal coast. Photograph: Alan Cranston

The process of scaling up designation of marine protected areas (MPAs) in Ireland to 30 per cent of maritime area over the next decade will begin in e(...)

A female spiny seahorse shelters in a meadow of common eelgrass (Zostera marina). Photographed in summer (August) in Studland Bay, Dorset, England

Coastwatch is launching a national campaign to assess the state of Ireland’s sea-grass populations which play a critical role and in countering climat(...)

Sinn Féin  president Mary Lou McDonald has told  Sipo a €4m  donation to her party from a UK resident falls outside the remit of the ethics watchdog.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Almost all donations to political parties above the €1,500 threshold that requires their disclosure were made by elected representatives, the latest r(...)

The CAP deal is the ‘first step’ in providing a stable framework for farmers to plan their business over the next few years, Minister Charlie McConalogue said. File photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Ahead of a critical vote in the European Parliament on Friday, Irish environmental groups have claimed the EU common agriculture policy (CAP) reform p(...)

WFH at conference: Green Party leader Eamon Ryan at his home in south Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan has strongly defended the decision to enter coalition, saying it was the “right thing to do” in order to address climate(...)

It has been two years since Greta Thunbery first exploded into public consciousness. File photograph: Tom Jamieson/The New York Times

It is two years since a diminutive teenager skipped school to protest alone outside the Swedish parliament. As she prepares to return to education,(...)

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