Ireland is Second Country in the World to declare a Climate Emergency

Aidlink welcomes the Irish Governments decision to declare a Climate Emergency. Following the footsteps of the UK’s decision last week, Ireland is the second country in the world to declare a Climate Emergency. This recognition of the severity of climate change and the commitment to prioritising action to combat the greatest challenge facing humanity comes at a critical time. Ireland’s …

Aidlink welcomes decision by UK to declare a Climate Emergency

Aidlink welcomes the decision by the UK government to pass a motion to declare a formal climate and environment emergency.   This decision comes in response to school climate strikers and other groups campaigning against climate change. The Labour Party pledged to work closely with countries to combat climate catastrophe and to challenge Donald Trump, as President of the world’s …