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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Fuel Poverty and Policy in Ireland and the European Union

Healy, Jonathan; Public Policy; Fuel poverty; Ireland; Despite Government spending in excess of €63m per annum on income supplements to mitigate fuel poverty, almost one-in-ten Irish households suffer from persistent fuel poverty. This paper review levels ...

PHE-CRCE-010: Estimating Local Mortality Burdens associated with Particulate Air Pollution

10.14655/11971-756717 Public Health England (PHE) Air pollution The increase in mortality risk associated with long-term exposure to particulate air pollution is one of the most important, and best-characterised, effects of air pollution on health. This r ...

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, ...

Cold weather plan for England

10.14655/743983-917008 Public Health England (PHE) Weather, Climate, Older people, Vulnerable groups The cold weather plan gives advice to help prevent the major avoidable effects on health during periods of cold weather in England. The documents for the ...

General Scheme of Provisions on Open Disclosure

12.11.2015 Provisions to support open disclosure of patient safety incidents to be included in legislation to provide for Periodic Payment Orders were approved by the Government on 3 November 2015. The General Scheme of the provisions can be viewed here. ...

Re-location of the Coombe and Rotunda Hospitals

5.11.2015On Tuesday 30th June, following a review of the proposed sites for the development of maternity hospitals in Dublin, the Department of Health announced the locations for the re-development of the Rotunda and the Coombe Women and Infants Universit ...

Department of Health Annual Report 2014

27.10.2015 The 2014 Annual Report details the progress made by the Department in achieving the goals set out in the Departmentâ?Ts Strategy Statement for 2011-2014.The goals were organised into six strategic programme areas:·    Fair Access and Sustai ...

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 ...

Life Doesn't Revolve Around Lighting a Fire Anymore: An Evaluation of the Warming Up Project and Recommendations for Future Action

10.14655/749069-8410 NEA Northern Ireland and The Institute of Public Health in Ireland Older people, Living conditions, Heating, Warmth, Housing Conditions The Warming Up project (January 2003 to December 2004) aimed to create a capacity within south and ...

Annual Update on Fuel Poverty and Health (December 2009)

This Annual Update on Fuel Poverty (December 2009) follows the All-Ireland Policy Paper on Fuel Poverty and Health published in 2007 and the Annual Update on Fuel Poverty (December 2008).  It details develoments on the island of Ireland in policy and rese ...

Annual Update on Fuel Poverty and Health (2008)

refer to the resource 10.14655/20080001 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Fuel poverty, Research, Economics, Statutory Sector, Community Sector, Voluntary sectors This paper provides an update on the All-Ireland Policy Paper on Fuel Poverty and Health ...

Smoothies

Dietary guidelines recommend that we eat five or more portions of fruit and vegetables every day, and consumers are increasingly using smoothies as a way to achieve this.  10.14655/105129-107330 safefood Health ...