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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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Waste not, want not

So far this year, 69 participants from Global Action Plan’s Green Living Programme pledged to take a 147 simple household actions to reduce their waste production. After one year, they will have saved roughly a combined €5,830, diverted 112m3 of waste from landfill and reduced the associated CO2 emissions and CH4 emissions by up to […]

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Simple actions lead to big changes!

So far this year, 40 participants from GAP’s Green Living programme from across Dublin pledged to take a whopping 142 simple household actions to reduce their water consumption. After one year, they will have saved roughly €2,248, 607,625L of water and reduced the associated CO2 emissions by up to 3,757Kg! CELLS – This project has been funded […]

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