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Waste less this Christmas

11 participants from Poppintree Environmental completed GAP’s ‪#‎CELLSeu‬ Green Living Programme last week in Sillogue Neighbourhood Centre in Ballymun. Waste‬ was the topic of choice with some of the participants pledging to start up a compost bin, reduce the plastic packaging they buy when shopping over the Christmas period and to source food waste boxes!   CELLS – This project has been […]

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Pedalling up a smoothie

GAP’s new Smoothie bike is always popular on the ‪#‎CELLSeu‬ ‪Green Living Programme – check out these pictures from an energy session we delivered in the Solas Development Centre in Ballymun recently. Over 30 ladies of all ages pedalled up some tasty smoothies using their own energy! CELLS – This project has been funded with support from the […]

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Press release: Green Living Online Programme Launched

Global Action Plan (GAP) Ireland is proud to launch a free online platform for householders all over Ireland who want to reduce waste and use of energy and water in the home while at the same time saving on household bills. GAP’s longest standing programme, the Green Living programme (GLP) has been supporting householders in […]

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Better Together Awards

Voting is now open for the 2015 Better Together Video Competition. Global Action Plan’s Water Explorer programme has entered a video and we would really appreciate your VOTE for our video entry….thanks for all your wonderful support so far. Just click on the link below and vote – you can vote every day up until the […]

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GAP Ireland’s first ever National Water Explorer Awards

Ballymun was absolutely buzzing on the 15th of September as 4 bus loads of students from all over Ireland descended upon the Axis Theatre, where the first ever National Water Explorer Awards took place in a ‘Dragon’s Den style’ setting. Local school Glasnevin Educate Together NS were first to arrive and featured on RTÉ news2day (watch the […]

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Press Release: Duncan Stewart Launches Global Action Plan’s New “Water Explorer” Initiative

Leading environmentalist Duncan Stewart, Olympic pentathlete, Natalya Coyle, and high performance swimmer Bethany Carson, today launched Global Action Plan’s innovative Water Explorer 2016 programme in the fitting surroundings of Dublin’s National Aquatic Centre. Schools around the country are being encouraged to sign up to the water conservation programme at www.waterexplorer.ie and help save the equivalent […]

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