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Fixing Fuel Poverty: Challenges and Solutions

Boardman, B. Fuel poverty The book begins by discussing the political awakening to the issue and exploring just who constitutes the fuel poor. It examines the factors that contribute to fuel poverty- low incomes, high fuel prices and poor quality housing- ...

An Analysis of Hydrological Model Uncertainty at the Local Stage of a Climate Change Impact Assessment in the Suir Catchment

Murphy, Nuala; Geography; Hydrological Model Uncertainty; Climate Change Impact Assessment; Suir Catchment; Climate Change; Ireland; This thesis presents an analysis of uncertainty at the local stage of a climate impact assessment. Impact model structural ...

Keeping Warm in Later Life (KWILLT) Learning Resource

Keeping Warm in Later Life (KWILLT) Housing conditions The research for this project has been funded by a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) grant. The key partners involved include: NHS Rotherham, Sheffield ...

Climate Change 2014: Impact, Adaptations, and Vulnerability

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Climate change The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a report today that says the effects of climate change are already occurring on all continents and across the oceans. The world, in ...

Effect of Air-Pollution Control on Death Rates in Dublin, Ireland: An Intervention Study

Clancy, L., Goodman, P., Sinclair, H., Dockery, D.W. The effect of the Irish Government intervention (which banned the marketing, sale, and distribution of bituminous coals within the city of Dublin) and an assessment of the effect of the ban of coal on d ...

Hitting the Right Targets: Pre-Budget Submission 2008

Society of St. Vincent De Paul Pre-budget submission on inequalities This pre-budget submission represents the Society of St. Vincent de Paul's views as to how a more socially just Ireland can be developed at a time when there are gaping inequalities ...

Mainstreaming Poverty and Social Exclusion- Pre-Budget Submission 2008

Combat Poverty Agency Pre-buget submission of Combat Poverty Agency Combat Poverty’s pre-budget submission for Budget 2008 focuses on a number of key public service areas which will contribute to reducing poverty and social exclusion. Social exclusion is ...

Making Positive Ageing a Reality- Age Action Pre-Budget Submission 2008

Age Action Ireland Pre-budget submission of Age Action Ireland's population is ageing and its needs are changing. Age Action Ireland believe the Government must begin its response to those changing needs now, or face much greater problems in the futu ...

Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS)

Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) Pre-budget submission of the Money Advice and Budgeting Service The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) was established in 1992 to help people on a low income to cope with debts and take control of their own ...

Simon Community of Ireland: Pre-Budget Submission 2008

Simon Community of Ireland Addressing the issues that currently result in people being without a home Simon has a vision of society where no-one is homeless. They believe this vision is achievable with a period of concentrated investment and commitment by ...

Information and Communications Technology and Institutional Design for Climate Change

Rónán, Kennedy; Regulation; Climate change; Environmental law; Information and communications technology; Law; Information and communications technology (ICT) can be used to gather data on environmental conditions, forecast future events and regulate huma ...

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 ...

Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC) 2010

Central Statistics Office Ireland (CSO) Household, Population, Employment, Income, Education The Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC) in Ireland is a household survey covering a broad range of issues in relation to income and living conditions. I ...

Cold weather plan (CWP) for England

Public Health England (PHE) Weather, Cold, Weather plan The cold weather plan gives advice to help prevent the major avoidable effects on health during periods of cold weather in England. The documents provided are: cold weather plan cold weather plan (ea ...

Health as the pulse of the new urban agenda- United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, Quito 2016

World Health Organization (WHO) Housing, Sustainable development Urban development This report considers how to integrate health into urban planning, investments, and policy decisions, so as to support the implementation and achievement of the goals and o ...

Ambient air pollution: A global assessment of exposure and burden of disease

World Health Organization (WHO) Air pollution, Pollutant, Burden of disease, Exposure, Health impacts This report presents a summary of methods and results of the latest WHO global assessment of ambient air pollution exposure and the resulting burden of d ...

Homes for Health

10.14655/11971-1028533 Public Health England (PHE) Home, Living conditions, Housing These resources can help local authorities, health and social care commissioners and decision makers make plans to improve health and wellbeing through the places people l ...

Deanby Youth Centre

Border Ireland Community Development Fuel Poverty Organisations Community sector http://www.deanbyyouthcentre.com 16 June 2008 Contact/Organisation Centre for Cross Border Studies Yes 104811 0 1213630332 ORG2429 No ...

The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed (INOU)

The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed (INOU) is the national federation of local centres and groups concerned with combating unemployment. The Organisation was established in 1987 and now comprises nearly 200 local unemployed centres, communit ...

British Irish Rights Watch (BIRW)

Border Ireland General Fuel Poverty Organisations Voluntary sector http://www.birw.org 16 June 2008 Contact/Organisation Centre for Cross Border Studies Yes 104811 0 1213627855 ORG2427 No ...