Regional Climate Action Office launched in Sligo

Sligo will be one of the Local Authority Regional Climate Action Offices being launch by the Communications Minister Denis Naughten in the County offices this morning.

CEO of the Council Ciaran Hayes has been working closely with the Department to set up the initiative which is one of four such regional offices.

Minister Naughten will launch the government’s action plan at the Sligo County Council offices at Riverside this morning.

Professor John Sweeney is a climate change expert and lecturer at NUI Maynooth – and says the impacts of climate change are clear in local communities: