Next meeting:

Last updated - 17 Jun 2019, 18.28

19 Jun 2019, 14.00

The Joint Committee on Climate Action will meet in Committee Room 3, LH2000.

The Committee was established to consider the third report and recommendations of the Citizens’ Assembly entitled How the State can make Ireland a Leader in tackling Climate Change. The Committee has published its report and laid it before the Houses of the Oireachtas.

Date established: 3 Jul 2018

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Final report

Report

Final report

The committee has published its report. The report is a response to the Third Report and Recommendations of the Citizens’ Assembly. It also takes account of the stark warning contained in the recent IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C.

Press releases

18 Jun 2019, 16.11

Climate Action Committee to discuss Climate Action Plan with Minister Richard Bruton

15 May 2019, 15.42

Climate Action Committee to discuss EU Commission strategy for climate action

16 Apr 2019, 11.08

Committee on Climate Action launches final report; calls for action on tackling climate change

Recent videos

Thu, 16 May 2019

Committee on Climate Action

"A clean planet for all" - the new EU Long Term Strategy for climate neutral economy.

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Tue, 16 Apr 2019

Committee on Climate Action

Report Launch: “Climate change: a cross-party consensus for action”

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Thu, 28 Mar 2019

Committee on Climate Action

Consideration of Draft Committee report

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Recent documents

Fri, 24 May

Opening Statement, Mauro Petriccione, Director-General of DG Climate Action, European Commission

Opening Statement, Mauro Petriccione, Director-General of DG Climate Action, European Commission (PDF)

Wed, 24 Apr

Submission, Oonagh Duggan, Assistant Head of Policy and Advocacy, Birdwatch Ireland

Submission, Oonagh Duggan, Assistant Head of Policy and Advocacy, Birdwatch Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 16 Jan

Opening statement, James Healy, President, Macra na Feirme

Opening statement, James Healy, President, Macra na Feirme (PDF)

Recent reports

Thu, 28 Mar 2019

Report, Climate Change: A Cross-Party Consensus for Action
Committee on Climate Action report on a cross-party consensus for action

Committee contact details

Joint Committee on Climate Action
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Regina Boyle
(01) 618 3183

(076) 100 1862

climateaction@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Petrina Vousden
01 618 3437
petrina.vousden@oireachtas.ie