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23 Jun 2020 A New Green Deal »

A New Green Deal

It should not surprise anyone that the Programme for Government has a strong focus on the environment and emissions. Ireland remains one of Europe’s poorest performers in terms of tackling climate change and our obligations under EU law and the Paris Agreement mean that the next decade needs to see a radical departure from the status quo. At first glance, the Programme for Government delivers an ambitious list of objectives, which can take us from the bottom of the table to serious climate innovators.  However, this must be caveated with a relative lack of...

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16 Jun 2020 Communications and politics in a time of COVID-19 »

Communications and politics in a time of COVID-19

Andrew Smith, Senior Account Executive of Murray looks at the last hundred days… Ireland recently passed a significant anniversary – one hundred days since the first case of Covid-19 was officially diagnosed in the country. It’s hard to remember that a General Election even happened this year given the all-consuming nature of the Covid emergency. However, as fears surrounding the pandemic start to ease, attention now turns to the next Government, following agreement between the leaders of Fine Gael, Fianna Fail and the Green Party.  That agreement took its time.  Four months since the election,...

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