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Climate Justice

Learn about Trócaire's climate justice work, take action or access useful resources for your own activism.

Take action on Fossil Fuels

Divestment Bill Success

A majority vote was passed in the Dáil in January to progress the Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill to Committee stage. The role of Trócaire and its supporters in this achievement was praised by TDs across the party spectrum.

Campaigning on climate change

The impacts of climate change are devastating the lives and livelihoods of millions of people in the countries where we work. For many years now, Trócaire has campaigned tirelessly for Ireland and Northern Ireland to play their parts in addressing this huge problem.

WATCH: The Burning Question documentary

This 30 minute documentary explores the links between hunger and drought in African countries like Malawi and developed countries' continued reliance on the fossil fuels that drive climate change. 

Climate justice resources

By living more sustainably we can be confident that our choices will not have a negative impact on our environment or the environment of those living in developing countries. Many of these changes are easy to implement and save money in the long-term. 

Live sustainably

WATCH: Drop in the Ocean?

How does climate change affect Ireland and where do we fit in the global picture? ‘Drop in the Ocean?’ talks to some of Ireland’s leading environmental scientists, writers and activists to find out.

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