Irish Environmental Network

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Foundation Year
2001
Country
Ireland
Region
Nationwide
Location

MACRO Centre, 1 Green St Dublin, Ireland

Number of members
35000
Full-time
5
Part-time
Volunteers
35000
Accept interns
YES
Area of intervention
Environmental Awareness
Climate Change
Environmental Action
Education
Health & Wellness
Community Involvement
Valorisation of Cultural Heritage
Environmental Education
Main funding mechanisms
European projects/grants
Governmental (national or local) grants or subsidies
Level of impact
Local
Regional
National

Our groups represent a broad range of environmental issues including everything from wildlife conservation to climate change.  The Irish Environmental Network is an umbrella network that works to support environmental NGOs through access to funding and services. It consists of environmental NGOs that carry out their work through practical conservation work, campaigning, lobbying and raising public awareness of environmental and conservation needs.

Karen Ciesielski is the CEO of the IEN. With 20 years of experience in non-profit management, fundraising, communications, advocacy and campaigning, 

Justin is the Chief Operating Officer for the IEN, having joined the organisation in 2010.

The Environmental Pillar is comprised of national environmental NGOs, who work together to represent the views of the Irish environmental sector. The main aim is to create and promote policies that advance sustainability and to provide a channel for government and other social partners to engage with the environmental sector on policy matters.

Yes The Environmental Pillar is comprised of national environmental NGOs, who work together to represent the views of the Irish environmental sector. The main aim is to create and promote policies that advance sustainability and to provide a channel for government and other social partners to engage with the environmental sector on policy matters.


Beneficiaries
Local community
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