14 Jan 2020

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

Date dissolved: 14 Jan 2020

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Report

Report

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

17 Dec 2019, 17.56

Climate Action Committee to meet recently appointed Just Transition Commissioner

10 Dec 2019, 16.47

Climate Action Committee to discuss Forestry tomorrow

3 Dec 2019, 15.20

Climate Action Committee to discuss Renewable Energy with three organisations due to appear

Recent videos

Wed, 18 Dec 2019

Committee on Climate Action (32nd Dáil)

Supporting a Just Transition (resumed)

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Wed, 11 Dec 2019

Committee on Climate Action (32nd Dáil)

Forestry and Climate Change

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Wed, 4 Dec 2019

Committee on Climate Action (32nd Dáil)

Renewable Energy – Wind, Solar & Biogas

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Recent documents

Wed, 18 Dec

Opening statement, Kieran Mulvey, Just Transition Commissioner

Opening statement, Kieran Mulvey, Just Transition Commissioner (PDF)

Wed, 11 Dec

Opening statement, Brian Murphy, Chairman, Forest Industries Ireland

Opening statement, Brian Murphy, Chairman, Forest Industries Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 11 Dec

Opening statement, Paddy Purser, Co-Founder, Pro Silva Ireland

Opening statement, Paddy Purser, Co-Founder, Pro Silva Ireland (PDF)

Recent reports

Mon, 13 Jan 2020

Report on Consultation on Ireland’s final integrated National Energy & Climate Plan 2021 – 2030
Joint Committee on Climate Action Report on Consultation on Ireland’s final integrated National Energy & Climate Plan 2021 – 2030

Wed, 2 Oct 2019

Report on recycling carbon tax revenues
Joint Committee on Climate Action report on recycling carbon tax revenues prior to Budget 2020

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
Fiona Cashin

(01) 618 3183

(076) 100 1862

climateaction@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer
Alan Neary
+353 (0) 1 618 4743
+353 (0) 86 010 7500
alan.neary@oireachtas.ie