News for: Environment, Development, And Sustainability

Discover Society – Pandemic – Behind the Mask

Whitaker Institute member Dr Su-Ming Khoo, Environment, Development and Sustainability cluster leader, has co-authored a new article for Discover Society which looks at coronavirus in Brazil through the lens of a family medicine resident. Read the piece here.

Dr Shane Conway on RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Whitaker Institute member Dr Shane Conway, of the Environment, Development and Sustainability cluster, was recently featured on RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground where he discussed the benefits of part time farming. Watch the clip here.

Designing and implementing initiatives for sustainable transitions in residential energy use

Reducing domestic energy use and related carbon emissions is a priority for national and European policy. A transition toward sustainable household energy use will require radical shifts in patterns of production and consumption that can only be brought about through systemic change involving multiple actors across all levels of society. Key considerations include the development,… | Read on »