Rose Wall

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Rose Wall, chief executive of Community Law & Mediation: ‘We often encounter a lack of awareness of how the law can assist with employment situations, homelessness or refusal of social welfare.’ Photograph: Alan Betson

Pandemic-related employment and housing problems have led to a spike in appeals for legal help, according to an organisation that provides legal assis(...)

Mary Robinson said Ireland had to lead in delivering more ambition and by increasing its national determined contributions which were at the heart of the Paris Agreement, File Photogprah: Getty Images

The private sector in Ireland is not doing enough to embrace climate action by committing to achieving “net-zero carbon emissions at the latest by 205(...)

Covid-19 has impacted many aspects of their lives, including family access arrangements, education, mental health and accommodation options for young people leaving care.

A new free legal advice clinic for children and young people in the care system commenced on Tuesday. The clinic, which seeks to empower children or (...)

Some calls involved people having their pay reduced while working from home. Photograph: iStock

Queries about employment rights to free legal advice centres have almost doubled since the start of the pandemic. Figures from the Free Legal Advice (...)

Protestors on a  march against climate change in Dublin. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The declaration by the Dáil in May last year that Ireland is facing a “climate and biodiversity emergency” would suggest that there is Government reco(...)

Mr Varadkar said 600 clients had benefited from mediation services through Community Law and Mediation

More than 3,000 people got access to free legal services last year provided by Community Law and Mediation (CLM) in Dublin and Limerick, its annual r(...)