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#The Good Info Project

# the-good-info-project - Sunday 12 December, 2021

'There are good and bad days': Are Anglo-Irish relations worse now than during Brexit negotiations?
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'There are good and bad days': Are Anglo-Irish relations worse now than during Brexit negotiations?

Dec 12th 2021, 12:05 AM 13,867 Views 16 Comments

More direct links with Wales and north England are planned to improve Anglo-Irish ties post-Brexit.

# the-good-info-project - Saturday 4 December, 2021

Wielding a gun with no ammunition: The UK, the EU and the battle over the Northern Ireland Protocol
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# Article 16

Wielding a gun with no ammunition: The UK, the EU and the battle over the Northern Ireland Protocol

Dec 4th 2021, 8:00 PM 29,234 Views 18 Comments

It hasn’t gone away, you know.

Opinion: We know how little Ireland counts in Westminster - but UK relations still matter
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Opinion: We know how little Ireland counts in Westminster - but UK relations still matter

Dec 4th 2021, 7:00 AM 17,283 Views 3 Comments

The Fianna Fáil MEP for Dublin argues that despite current Conservative Party ideologies being bad for Ireland, relations must be maintained.

# the-good-info-project - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Open thread: Has Brexit changed how you think of Britain?
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# Over To You

Open thread: Has Brexit changed how you think of Britain?

Nov 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 22,645 Views 50 Comments

We want to hear if the past five years have had an impact on how you see Ireland’s nearest neighbours.

# the-good-info-project - Sunday 21 November, 2021

A year into Ireland's post-Brexit relationship with Britain, what can we expect in 2022?
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# The Good Info Project

A year into Ireland's post-Brexit relationship with Britain, what can we expect in 2022?

Nov 21st 2021, 9:00 PM 20,397 Views 11 Comments

The next cycle of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at the post-Brexit relationships between Ireland, the UK and the EU.

# the-good-info-project - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Weathering the storm: Where does Ireland go from here on climate change?
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# The Good Info Project

Weathering the storm: Where does Ireland go from here on climate change?

Nov 14th 2021, 7:00 PM 12,587 Views 22 Comments

We’ve spent the last six weeks diving into the climate crisis at The Good Information Project.

'We've made tough decisions': How Bord na Móna became worth €1.25 billion in less than two years
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# Bogs

'We've made tough decisions': How Bord na Móna became worth €1.25 billion in less than two years

Nov 14th 2021, 8:00 AM 45,375 Views 26 Comments

The company has radically changed in a short amount of time. But how did they do it? And at what cost?

# the-good-info-project - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Factfind: Which countries produce the most CO2 emissions?
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# The Good Info Project

Factfind: Which countries produce the most CO2 emissions?

Nov 13th 2021, 8:00 PM 26,512 Views 26 Comments

China tops the list based purely on the number of tonnes of CO2 produced. But there are other things to consider too.

# the-good-info-project - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Watch our LIVE event: What must Ireland and Europe do to tackle climate change?
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# The Good Info Project

Watch our LIVE event: What must Ireland and Europe do to tackle climate change?

Nov 2nd 2021, 6:23 PM 6,911 Views 19 Comments

The Good Information Project’s sold-out public event in Athlone on climate change & COP26 kicks off at 7pm.

# the-good-info-project - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Ireland has big targets for wind energy - but getting there won't be a breeze
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# Wind Energy

Ireland has big targets for wind energy - but getting there won't be a breeze

Oct 23rd 2021, 8:00 PM 19,046 Views 33 Comments

Almost one third of Ireland’s electricity comes from wind generation, with just 8% coming from fossil fuels like coal and oil.

# the-good-info-project - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Watch: The climate crisis and COP26 - Open Newsroom
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# The Good Info Project

Watch: The climate crisis and COP26 - Open Newsroom

Updated Oct 20th 2021, 9:00 AM 10,933 Views 6 Comments

As we approach the COP26 summit we look at what role Ireland and the EU will play in the talks

# the-good-info-project - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

The people trying to rewild Ireland, bit by bit, after years of neat, cut grass
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# Rewilding Ireland

The people trying to rewild Ireland, bit by bit, after years of neat, cut grass

Oct 13th 2021, 8:00 PM 28,119 Views 13 Comments

“Everyone used to have neat cut borders and straight edges on everything, now people are much more relaxed about how they’re letting their garden grow.”

# the-good-info-project - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Helping or hurting? The reality and the politics of migration in the EU
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# The Good Info Project

Helping or hurting? The reality and the politics of migration in the EU

Oct 10th 2021, 7:30 AM 9,376 Views 5 Comments

The Good Information Project has looked at the global policy issue of migration through the lens of Ireland and the EU.

# the-good-info-project - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Why The Telegraph's 2014 front page on Labour, UKIP and immigration was my worst nightmare
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# The Good Info Project

Why The Telegraph's 2014 front page on Labour, UKIP and immigration was my worst nightmare

Oct 9th 2021, 6:00 PM 19,778 Views 7 Comments

Looking back at his time with the Labour Party in the UK as UKIP was emerging, Kevin Cunningham analyses how and why anti-immigration politics have almost uniquely failed to take hold in Ireland.

What led to the 2019 Fine Gael MEP migration vote?
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# The Good Info Project

What led to the 2019 Fine Gael MEP migration vote?

Oct 9th 2021, 7:30 AM 13,733 Views 15 Comments

In October 2019, 290 MEPs voted against resuming search and rescue efforts in the Mediterranean. Four were Fine Gael MEPs. What was behind that vote?

# the-good-info-project - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

'We are not meant to be doing this, we need to do this because people are crossing and dying'
# Migration
# Migration

'We are not meant to be doing this, we need to do this because people are crossing and dying'

Oct 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 17,999 Views 7 Comments

Unless the EU changes its policy approach, migrants will continue “to die and end up in a watery grave in the Mediterranean”, charities have warned.

# the-good-info-project - Monday 4 October, 2021

What can we learn about how Britain has treated migrant workers post-Brexit?
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# The Good Info Project

What can we learn about how Britain has treated migrant workers post-Brexit?

Oct 4th 2021, 8:00 PM 20,717 Views 7 Comments

The first shockwaves of Brexit are beginning to emerge following the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# the-good-info-project - Monday 27 September, 2021

Undocumented in Ireland fear being excluded from imminent regularisation scheme
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# The Good Info Project

Undocumented in Ireland fear being excluded from imminent regularisation scheme

Sep 27th 2021, 8:00 PM 23,671 Views 13 Comments

An open letter was sent to Justice Minister Heather Humphries today calling for the scope of the scheme to be widened.

# the-good-info-project - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Less than a third of people in Ireland would take a trip to space - even if it was free
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# Earth Bound

Less than a third of people in Ireland would take a trip to space - even if it was free

Sep 7th 2021, 11:44 AM 6,840 Views 21 Comments

The Ireland Thinks/Good Information Project poll turned up some interesting answers.

# the-good-info-project - Sunday 8 August, 2021

Poll: Satisfaction with public transport is concentrated almost entirely within Dublin
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# The Good Info Project

Poll: Satisfaction with public transport is concentrated almost entirely within Dublin

Aug 8th 2021, 7:00 PM 24,699 Views 71 Comments

77% of Dubliners feel their area is well serviced by public transport – but in the midlands, 78% feel the exact opposite.

# the-good-info-project - Friday 16 July, 2021

Could it work here? Sacramento announces radical new plan to tackle homelessness
# Obligatory Housing
# Obligatory Housing

Could it work here? Sacramento announces radical new plan to tackle homelessness

Jul 16th 2021, 6:00 PM 27,428 Views 38 Comments

Californians “are becoming homeless faster than we can get people the help they need,” says mayor Darrell Steinberg. Here, Seána Glennon examines his proposal.