Climate Action

IPCC: Deep cut in emissions needed despite increasing climate action

IPCC: Deep cut in emissions needed despite increasing climate action

Average annual global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reached their highest levels between 2010-2019, however, the rate of growth has slowed,...

April 5, 2022

NI to host Climate Summit ahead of COP26

NI to host Climate Summit ahead of COP26

Northern Ireland politicians have agreed to hold a Climate Summit ahead of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference. The...

August 12, 2021

Tackling emissions through methane-reducing masks for cows

Tackling emissions through methane-reducing masks for cows

A new strategic partnership aims to tackle methane emissions in the dairy industry – through the use of methane-reducing masks...

June 3, 2021

Is ‘eating our way out of climate change’ a runner?

Is ‘eating our way out of climate change’ a runner?

The climate impact of going vegan for two years is the equivalent of one transatlantic flight per passenger – meaning...

May 6, 2021

Northern Ireland Assembly declares climate emergency

Northern Ireland Assembly declares climate emergency

The Northern Ireland Assembly has voted in favour of declaring a climate emergency and has called for the establishment of...

February 6, 2020

‘Climate emergency’: MEPs call for emissions clampdown – including aviation

‘Climate emergency’: MEPs call for emissions clampdown – including aviation

The EU should commit to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 at the UN Conference, and include aviation and shipping...

November 29, 2019

Climakers Alliance: A farmer-driven approach to climate challenge

Climakers Alliance: A farmer-driven approach to climate challenge

Farmer representatives were to the fore at a recent workshop held by the Climakers Alliance. The alliance – a union...

November 15, 2019

UN report: Better land management and dietary changes needed

UN report: Better land management and dietary changes needed

A new UN report has urged for better land management and dietary changes in efforts to limit the impact of...

August 9, 2019