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# resources - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Ireland has 9,615 methadone users but care plans needed to get them drug-free
# Drug Users
# Drug Users

Ireland has 9,615 methadone users but care plans needed to get them drug-free

Apr 22nd 2014, 7:15 AM 10,999 Views 56 Comments

The HSE said that 500 people were on methadone for more than 10 years.

# resources - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Teachers say teenagers experiencing increased levels of emotional difficulties due to the recession
# Secondary School
# Secondary School

Teachers say teenagers experiencing increased levels of emotional difficulties due to the recession

Mar 12th 2014, 11:53 AM 12,367 Views 16 Comments

The ASTI are calling for more resources to help students with emotional difficulties or who are victims of bullying.

# resources - Monday 9 December, 2013

Deal signed to save shrinking Dead Sea by connecting it with Red Sea
# Middle East
# Middle East

Deal signed to save shrinking Dead Sea by connecting it with Red Sea

Dec 9th 2013, 9:53 PM 16,834 Views 21 Comments

Israel, Jordan, and the Palestinians signed the agreement in Washington today.

# resources - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

TUI says more teachers are needed if planned Junior Cert changes are to be made
# Exams
# Exams

TUI says more teachers are needed if planned Junior Cert changes are to be made

Oct 29th 2013, 12:21 PM 6,527 Views 81 Comments

The Teachers Union of Ireland said they are concerned there is not enough resources to implement the planned reforms.

# resources - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Consultants' association: HSE being driven by Troika demands, not patient welfare
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

Consultants' association: HSE being driven by Troika demands, not patient welfare

Oct 12th 2013, 5:43 PM 5,705 Views 45 Comments

The president of the IHCA also said that the HSE’s “unsympathetic” traits have led to action like the junior doctors’ strike which has created tensions among the ranks.

# resources - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Tánaiste insists: We're not cutting the budget for special needs teaching
# Special Needs
# Special Needs

Tánaiste insists: We're not cutting the budget for special needs teaching

Jun 20th 2013, 11:23 AM 3,692 Views 44 Comments

Children with special educational needs face a reduction in the amount of time allocated to them from next September. But Eamon Gilmore said this did not amount to a cut.

# resources - Thursday 20 September, 2012

John Lonergan: "Our treatment of children has been appalling"
# Referendum
# Referendum

John Lonergan: "Our treatment of children has been appalling"

Sep 20th 2012, 9:00 AM 3,759 Views 16 Comments

The former governor of Mountjoy said that it will be easy to get the children’s rights referendum passed – but warned that the real test will come afterwards.

# resources - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Another oil or gas discovery off the west Cork coast?
# Drilling
# Drilling

Another oil or gas discovery off the west Cork coast?

Aug 8th 2012, 3:10 PM 11,576 Views 61 Comments

Exploration company Providence has said that there is significant potential in one of its licence areas in the Porcupine Basin.

# resources - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Cork oil estimates trebled to over 1.6 billion
# Drill Baby Drill
# Drill Baby Drill

Cork oil estimates trebled to over 1.6 billion

Jul 25th 2012, 8:34 AM 11,295 Views 118 Comments

Providence Resources has said that between 1 and 1.61 billion barrels of oil are in place at the Barryroe field.

# resources - Thursday 26 January, 2012

EU to bring Ireland and UK to court over gas infrastructure
# Ireland
# Ireland

EU to bring Ireland and UK to court over gas infrastructure

Jan 26th 2012, 6:21 PM 4,360 Views 30 Comments

The EU says that “inadequate” gas pipe infrastructures in Ireland and the UK pose a breach to EU competition regulations.

# resources - Saturday 15 October, 2011

UN says world population to hit seven billion by the end of the month
# Population
# Population

UN says world population to hit seven billion by the end of the month

Oct 15th 2011, 1:35 PM 545 Views 11 Comments

It’s estimated that the earth’s seven billionth person will be born on or before 31 October.

# resources - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Financial supports for wind, wave and tidal energy creation "not appropriate"
# Energy
# Energy

Financial supports for wind, wave and tidal energy creation "not appropriate"

Apr 27th 2011, 11:43 AM 1,456 Views 7 Comments

ESRI Review of Irish Energy Policy also makes case for bringing Corrib gas field to production “rapidly” – and says nuclear power will not work for Ireland.

# resources - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Ruairi Quinn: Michael Noonan has a tougher job than Michael Collins...
# Education
# Education

Ruairi Quinn: Michael Noonan has a tougher job than Michael Collins...

Apr 26th 2011, 6:34 PM 1,443 Views 0 Comments

The Education Minister warns secondary school teachers that budgets are tight as the State’s first Finance Minister Collins had “more room for manouevre” than his most recent successor.

# resources - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

The Earth could be 'unrecognisable' by 2050, says experts
# Environment
# Environment

The Earth could be 'unrecognisable' by 2050, says experts

Feb 22nd 2011, 11:04 AM 2,406 Views 0 Comments

Competition for unsustainable resources, population growth and increased meat consumption could render the planet “unrecognisable” in 40 years – when the global population is expected to reach 9 billion.