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Climate change and Ireland

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The Galway Humanist group, in conjunction with the Humanist Association of Ireland, are organising an event at the Salthill Hotel in Salthill, Galway on 1st July, 2018 (beginning at 1:30 PM) to discuss how climate change might impact Ireland and the world as a whole.

The main guest speaker will be Dr Cara Augustenborg; an environmental scientist by training “and a media pundit by passion!” Image Magazine recently named her as one of 18 “women to watch” in 2018. Cara was appointed by Minister Denis Naughten as an advisor to Ireland’s Environmental Protection Agency in 2016 and to the first National Dialogue on Climate Action in 2017.

John Gibbons is a specialist environmental writer and commentator with a strong focus on Climate Change. He wrote a weekly column in the Irish Times on climate change for nearly three years, and is now a regular contributor on TV, radio and in print, both nationally and internationally, on environment, energy, biodiversity and climate-related issues.

Kenneth Keavey is organic farmer from Galway; started Green Earth Organics box delivery scheme in 2006 togerther with his wife Jenny. They are commited to sustainability and Zero Plastic and are striving to be carbon neutral. They are actively looking for ways to reduce and eliminate the plastic packaging.

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