Policy Resources

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2013 trocaire biofuels briefing paper

Biofuels: fuelling poverty and environmental degradation

 A Trócaire policy briefing looking at the need for a rethink of Ireland’s,...

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  • Policy Brief
2017 briefing fossil fuel divestment bill

Briefing on Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill 2017

The Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill is a private members bill introduced by independent TD Thomas Pringle which...

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  • Policy Brief
2018 CIDSE paper on the principles of Agroecology

CIDSE paper on the principles of Agroecology

The Principles of Agroecology, Towards just, resilient and sustainable.

In this paper, CIDSE dives in...

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  • Policy Brief
2014 Developing a Comprehensive Irish National Action Plan for Implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

Developing a Comprehensive Irish National Action Plan for Implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights: Position Paper

International law, particularly with regard to human rights, has evolved relatively little to accommodate the...

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2016 ethical investment and climate justice workshop

Ethical Investment and Climate Justice Workshop, February 2016

On 16th February Trócaire co-hosted a workshop with Maynooth University and St Patricks College on ethical...

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2014 Feeling the Heat cover

Feeling the Heat: How climate change is driving extreme weather in the developing world

Climate change is the greatest injustice of our time; those who are doing least to cause it are suffering the most...

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  • Research
2016 Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Fossil Fuels and Climate Change

Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Fossil Fuels and Climate Change

Trócaire believes the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF) should be divested from fossil fuels because of the...

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  • Research
2008 Ireland’s role in a climate-constrained world

Ireland’s role in a climate-constrained world

An analysis of Ireland’s climate obligations in the context of the EU’s proposed 2020 targets. In particular,...

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2015 Keeping Poverty Eradication and Human Rights at the Heart of Ireland’s Changing Relationship with Africa

Keeping Poverty Eradication and Human Rights at the Heart of Ireland’s Changing Relationship with Africa

Ireland has a long established, well respected and important role to play in Africa as an 'honest broker' in...

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  • Policy Brief
2013 climate change irish agriculture report

Projected economic impacts of climate change on Irish agriculture

This report presents projected economic impacts of climate change on Irish agriculture, especially in the light of...

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  • Research

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