All posts tagged Environment

Department of Foreign Affairs participation at the COP26 United Nations Climate Change Conference

______________________________________________For Oral Answer on : 18/11/2021Question Number(s): 46 Question Reference(s): 56183/21Department: Foreign AffairsAsked by: David Stanton T.D.______________________________________________ QUESTION To ask the Minister for Foreign Affairs the participation of his Department at the COP26 United Nations…

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Minister Stanton welcomes funding for local environmental protection initiatives

Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, has congratulated local groups on securing funding for environmental preservation projects. As part of…

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Stanton Calls for Action on Youghal Noxious Smells

David Stanton, Fine Gael TD for Cork East has demanded that action be taken to deal with noxious smells in Youghal. Despite being aware of the matter for some time, Cork County Council and the Environment Protection Agency have so far failed to properly tackle the issue.

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Haulbowline Clean-Up and Harbour Health Study Essential – Stanton

David Stanton called for the Government to immediately address the toxic dump in Haulbowline and the ongoing concerns regarding the possible impact of this waste on public health by initiating a full clean up of the site and a baseline health study of the harbour.

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