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Irish Environment report on the Earth Gathering

Publication Date: 09 December, 2013

 

An 'Earth Gathering' in Dublin on Sustainable Development

December 1, 2013

The Earth Institute at University College Dublin (UCD) organised a conference on sustainable development reaching out to the Irish Diaspora. The rationale for the Earth Gathering, as articulated by Frank Convery, one of the organizers, was for “…those of us working in Ireland to get to know those living and working elsewhere who have an interest in Ireland and in sustainable development,” and for those members of the Irish Diaspora to “find out about us, our capabilities and our dreams.” It worked well.

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