Policy Resources

Displaying 1 - 10 of 20
Yearsort descending Title Resource Type
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,...

Read More
  • Policy Reports
  • Research
2010 national pensions reserve fund ethical policy

Our pension, our future: the national pensions reserve fund (NPRF)

A policy briefing considering the current investment practices of the national pensions reserve fund (NPRF) in...

Read More
  • Policy Brief
2012 women’s vulnerability to the HIV epidemic

Mind the gap: women’s vulnerability to the HIV epidemic

A Trócaire policy briefing examining responses to women’s vulnerability to HIV at international, national and local...

Read More
  • Policy Brief
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,...

Read More
  • Policy Brief
2013 policy coherence for development

Achieving Policy Coherence for Development through a Whole of Government Approach

This briefing paper considers the need for Policy Coherence for Development in Ireland’s relationship with the...

Read More
  • 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...

Read More
  • Research
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...

Read More
  • Policy Brief
  • Policy Reports
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...

Read More
  • Research
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...

Read More
  • Policy Brief
2015 European Migration Crisis: Failing Policies, Fatal Journeys

European Migration Crisis: Failing Policies, Fatal Journeys

Over the past 15 years around 22,000 men, women and children have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea. The vast...

Read More
  • Policy Brief

Pages