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Meet 20 influencers who will shape our response to climate change
The Sunday Independent just included me in their list of "20 influencers who will shape Ireland's response to climate change". Meet all twenty
and check out The Independent all week as they feature their #ClimateChangeAndYou series.
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Image Magazine: 18 Women To Fall In Love With in 2018 (1/1/18)
Irish Independent: 'Irish dairying is only meeting Asian middle class demands, not helping food security' (2/12/17)
Farmers Journal: Farming's climate challenge getting bigger (27/11/17)
Irish Times: Serious rise in Irish greenhouse gas emissions, figures show (27/11/17)
New politics and innovative democracy & low carbon transition for Social Justice Ireland 2017
Irish Times: NGOs rebuke Ireland over inertia (20/11/17)
Irish Examiner: Ireland 'nowhere close' to emissions targets (16/11/17)
GreenNews.ie: COP23: Naughten delivers ‘Alice in Wonderland’ speech to the world (16/11/17)
Irish Times: Ireland ranks worst in Europe on climate change index (15/11/17)
Irish Times: Methane emissions from livestock higher than estimated (1/10/17)
'Prove to us it's safe': The Irish row over a controversial weedkiller is rumbling on. 14/11/17
RTE News: Opposition to licence renewal of controversial weedkiller glyphosate (14/11/17)
Fears of 30% harvest drop as glyphosate future remains uncertain (14/11/17)
GreenNews.ie: G'ment considering 15c levy on disposable coffee cups (6/11/17)
Huffington Post: New politics and innovative democracy shake up Ireland’s long-overdue response to climate change
Silicon Republic: Call goes out for Cool Planet Champions (Sept. 2017)
Longford Leader: Matt Carthy MEP calls for referendum on controversial trade deals (Sept 2017)
Irish Times: Electric Picnic - Thousands of tents abandoned in exodus (Sept. 2017)
Journal.ie: Friends of the Earth calls on festival goers to bring camping gear home (Sept. 2017)
Irish Sun: Let their be light at Electric Picnic 2017 (Sept. 2017)
Irish Times: An Inconvenient Truth (Aug. 2017)
Irish Times: How to love the natural world (Aug. 2017)
GreenNews.ie: Broad civil society coalition voice collective concern with CETA trade deal ahead of Trudeau visit (July 2017)
Irish Independent: Trump's retrograde climate policy hands China reins in driving a low-carbon future (June 2017)
Irish Times, May 2017 - Bloom pick of a beautiful bunch
The Irish Times - Book Review 6/5/17
RTE News: Ireland will not meet targets
Irish Independent: Burning issue Mar 2 2017
Magpie Magazine: Climate change - Can it be stopped?
Deutsche Welle: Irish cow burps counteract fossil fuel divestment 13/2/17
Irish Times: Is there any point in making environmental resolutions for the New Year?
Huffington Post: Christmas Lesson
Climate Reality Leader Spotlight: The Verdant Yank
Visions 2100 contribution
Climate Denial Crock of the Week with Prof. Jason Box and Dr. Cara Augustenborg from COP22
Irish Examiner: Ireland playing it cool on climate
Huffington Post: It's A Man's World When It Comes To Climate Change
Huffington Post: 'Nearly Cooked' by Cara Augustenborg
Irish Examiner: Minister welcomes new deal on global warming
University Times reports on Trinity's Climate Games with Cara Augustenborg
Sunday Times Ireland: Milking It in China
GreenNews.ie: EU Canada trade deal that gives corporations huge power shot down by Irish Senate
The Independent: Ireland's position on climate change is one of hypocrisy
The Ecologist: Shishmaref Climate Refugees Relocation - A sociological tipping point in Arctic Alaska
Irish Examiner: Many good reasons to make noise over TTIP
Irish Examiner: Do we really need glyphosate for safe, secure and affordable food?
The Ecologist: New Voices - Cara Augustenborg
Irish Examiner: We have to talk climate change and the consequences of doing nothing.
GreenNews.ie: Five inspirational Irish women working for a better environment
Q&A with Dr. Cara Augustenborg for Dublin Cycling Campaign
'A complex and demanding scenario' in Brazil's Valor Economico
Interview with Horyou: Dr. Cara Augustenborg, Advancing the Understanding of Climate Change
Irish Examiner: 'New Dáil must tackle the critically important climate change issues' by Cara Augustenborg
Irish Times: '#ge16: Which parties have best climate-change policies?' featuring analysis by Cara Augustenborg
Opinion Election 2016: Voters focus on core messages and competing leaders
Irish Times: 'This election is make or break for the Green Party' by Cara Augustenborg
Read: News Four reviews TEDxUCD 2015
Irish Times Election 2016: Citizens’ convention urged on climate change
RTE.ie: 'Call for citizen-led climate change process'
Irish Independent: 'Bioenergy targets not realistic'
Irish Examiner: Friends of the Earth call for review of environmental policies
Journal.ie: 'What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?"
Irish Times: 'Alan Kelly praises historic global climate deal'
Irish Times: 'Deal long on ambition, short on detail'
Irish Farmers Journal - Irish reactions to the Paris climate agreement
READ: Farmers' Journal - 'Mixed feelings as climate talks enter crunch phase'
Read: In-shore Ireland's 'COP21: EU pressure on Ireland for a credible plan'
READ: Irish News 'TEDx - a forum for making our world a better place'
READ: Irish Times ' UCD announces speakers for TEDx event'
READ: Scientific American - 'Thinning Arctic Ice Proves Deadly for Veteran Explorers'
READ: Salon.com - Climate change's tragic toll
READ: Deutsche Welle - Farewell to 'Last Ice' victims in a rapidly warming world
READ: Independent.ie - Putting faces to the names
READ Journal.ie - Giant floating heads!
READ: The Sun 'Cli-mates ready for change'
READ: Wexford People 'California girl finding her sea legs in Wexford'
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