CETA Vote Imperils Irish Climate and Nature Action

At Saturday’s extraordinary general meeting of An Taisce, members across the country expressed outrage that such an important matter would be rushed through the Dail. They called for TDs to postpone the vote to ratify the agreement which would mean Ireland would be saying yes to the investment protection mechanism and called for the Government to allow proper time for public debate and scrutiny. Read more

An Taisce wins right to challenge Dutch cheese joint venture in South East

The High Court this morning granted An Taisce permission to bring a legal challenge against a decision by An Bord Pleanála to green light the construction of a large cheese manufacturing plant in Bellview, Co. Kilkenny. The Court agreed that An Taisce had raised substantial grounds for contending that the planning permission was invalid. Read more

Treasuring Ireland: The Hardest Animal to Live With

Pádraic Fogarty of Irish Wildlife Trust on the Freshwater Pearl Mussel and how difficult its conservation has become Read more

Rejuvenation Of Former Frawleys Buildings, Thomas Street, Dublin

A look back at a recent positive heritage outcome at Thomas Street in Dublin's Liberties. Read more