Useful Links

This section contains a list of useful links relevant to the climate change area

EPA Social Media Links

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For short, timely updates on the work of the Climate Change Unit, you can follow us on Twitter at

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The EPA has uploaded a selection of videos to Youtube, including our climate change lecture series. See

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Presentations from EPA-supported workshops and conferences are available on SlideShare at


European Commission

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The Directorate-General for Climate Action ("DG CLIMA") was established in February 2010, climate change being previously included in the remit of DG Environment of the European Commission. It leads international negotiations on climate, helps the EU to deal with the consequences of climate change and to meet its targets for 2020, as well as develops and implements the EU Emissions Trading System.

National Links

Department of Environment, Community and Local Government

Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

Department of Environment Northern Ireland


International Links

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

European Environment Agency

Department of Energy and Climate Change - UK


Awareness campaigns - Ireland's climate change awareness campaign

Power of One Awareness campaign to reduce energy consumption