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A Climate Change Risk Assessment for Northern Ireland

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) Climate change, Risk Assessment This climate change risk assessment for Northern Ireland has been produced as part of the UK Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA). The CCRA is required under Secti ...

Census 2011- Population and Household Estimates for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) Census, Statistical data, Population Phase one of the first release from the 2011 Census is now available Some key highlights include: The population on Census Day was 1,810,900 – the highest ever re ...

Home Energy Conservation Strategy: Sixteenth Annual Progress Report (2012)

Housing Executive, Northern Ireland Energy conservation This is the 16th annual progress report as required under the Home Energy Conservation Act (1995). The Housing Executive measures progress on the energy efficiency targets of residential accommodatio ...

Trade, Energy, and Carbon Dioxide: An Analysis for the Two Economies of Ireland

Hyland, M., Jennings, A. and Richards, S.J. Greenhouse gas emmissions ESRI Working Paper 420 In this paper we use a subsystem input-output decomposition analysis to examine the drivers of greenhouse gas emissions in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern ...

Proposed Terms Of Reference For EPA/DCENR/NIEA Research Programme On Environmental Impacts Of Unconventional Gas Exploration & Extraction (UGEE)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Fracking Unconventional Gas Exploration and Extraction is an emerging issue in Ireland, in particular with regard to the use of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) technology.  Recognising the need for detailed scientif ...

Census 2011: Key Statistics at Northern Ireland and LGD Level

Russell, D., Northern Ireland Assembly Census statistics This paper presents a selection of key statistics from Census 2011 at the Northern Ireland and local government district (LGD) level. The paper covers twelve categories, including demography, religi ...

Northern Ireland Universal Credit Information

Department for Social Development, Northern Ireland The potential impact of Welfare Reform on local people The Department for Social Development has published the first in a series of reports which show the potential impact of Welfare Reform on local peop ...

Fuel Poverty 1991- 2012: Commemorating 21 Years of Action, Policy and Research

Walker, R., Thomson, H. and Liddell, C., University of Ulster and University of York Fuel poverty, Energy policy This commemorative booklet provides a short summary of the 17 specially commissioned papers that appeared in a Special Issue of the journal En ...

Labour Market Statistics- April 2013

Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) Seasonally adjusted Labour Force Survey (LFS) Seasonally adjusted Labour Force Survey (LFS) estimates for Northern Ireland for the period December- February 2013 showed a decrease over the quarter in ...

Northern Ireland Index of Services (IOS)

Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) Changes in the output of the private sector service industries in Northern Ireland The experimental Index of Services (IOS) was first published in Northern Ireland on 18 May 2005. Following assessmen ...

The Northern Ireland Index of Production (IOP)

Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) General measure of changes in the output of the Manufacturing, Electricity, Gas, Water and Mining & Quarrying industries The Index of Production (IOP) is a quarterly sample survey of around 650 c ...

The Cost of Poor Housing in Northern Ireland

Davidson, M., et al Living conditions This report summarises the results of a research project commissioned by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and BRE Trust to apply a methodology developed to calculate the cost of poor housing in England and Wales ...

Prescriptions: Costs and charges in the UK and Republic of Ireland

This paper provides a brief overview of prescription costs and charges in Northern Ireland and compares this data with other jurisdictions in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Read more here. 10.14655/415-788573 NI Assembly Prescription costs, Charges, ...

Governance- Control Assurance Standards

Standards developed by the Department to support embedding of organisation-wide risk management in HPSS bodies 10.14655/11971-909710 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Professional Adv ...

Agenda for Later Life 2011: Priorities for Northern Ireland’s Ageing Society

AgeNI Charity, Older people, Advice 'Agenda for Later Life 2011' AgeNI's strategic policy agenda has been set with a focus on a rights-based and citizenship model. Their strategic focus in the three areas of health and social care, poverty, ...

Kirklees Warm Zone: The Project and its Impacts on Well-being

University of Ulster Fuel poverty Kirklees – the legend. So much has been spoken and written about the original Kirklees Warm Zone Project (2007-2010) that it is hard to separate fact from fiction. Yet the Kirklees model is increasingly invoked as an exam ...

The Price of Being Poor

Consumer Council for Northern Ireland A Consumer Council report highlighting how poorer people pay more for everyday essentials and recommendations for change The focus for this report is to demonstrate that we all share responsibility for ensuring there ...

Personal and Public Involvement Briefing Note

INVOLVE- Briefing note for researchers 10.14655/6744-93997 Public Health Agency Research, Health promotion INVOLVE- Briefing note for researchers Fuel Poverty Research and Evaluation Report http://www.publichealthagency.org/node/1040 © Public 10 February ...

Defining Fuel Poverty in Northern Ireland: A Preliminary Review

10.14655/11971-95517 Liddell, C., Morris, C., McKenzie, P. and Rae, G., University of Ulster COST EFFECTIVENESS, EMPLOYMENT, FUEL POVERTY, HOUSEHOLD, PARTNERSHIPS, WELLBEING Measures to tackle fuel poverty in Northern Ireland over the past decade have bee ...

Fuel Poverty

Murphy, E. and NI Assembly Research Team, Northern Ireland Assembly FUEL POVERTY, GOVERNMENT, LOCAL AUTHORITY This paper was commissioned on behalf of the Committee for Social Development to assist the Committee in evaluating what role it should play in a ...