Newsletter archive

 

Our newsletters are all available below—they are a monthly log of policy updates, new publications, industry job vacancies, new tools related to natural capital accounting or other means of valuing nature, updates on Irish projects, and events (some of these will be outdated, but conference reports or videos are often available).​

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2022

OCTOBER

NCI was hosting a stand at the Heritage Ireland 2030 Summit in Trinity College Dublin and Business For Biodiversity Ireland co-hosted the European Business & Nature Summit in Brussels.

SEPTEMBER

A call for feedback on Ireland's 4th National Biodiversity Action Plan public consultation.

AUGUST

NCI Report Series presents a policy review to identify where forestry-related ecosystem services play a role in different sectors. Also Business For Biodiversity co-hosting the European Business & Nature Summit.

 

JULY

Our explainer video introducing the concepts behind the natural capital approach to help members to understand and spread the word and our report on Teaching the approach at Higher-level in Ireland.

JUNE

A round-up of what happened at Biodcon22, with the Taoiseach declaring "a new era of stewardship for nature" and launch of the Business For Biodiversity platform by ministers and pilot businesses.

MAY

We issued a call-out for Biodiversity Conference volunteers and announced new Chair of the NCI Board of Directors Fiona Ross.

APRIL

Announcing the next National Biodiversity Conference for Ireland - #Biodcon22 will take place in Dublin Castle & online in June 8 & 9th, 2022, an initiative of the Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage, facilitated by Natural Capital Ireland. Registration is open!

MARCH

We issued our Annual Report and Financial Statements and announced some updates to NCI strategy and Board. We have a new page on our site detailing our recent policy consultation submissions.

FEBRUARY

Looking forward to another major month for nature ahead - World Wildlife Day, Day of Forests & World Water Day - and read our submission to the public consultation on carbon budgets.

JANUARY

New ambitions for nature, as we share our submission to the National Land Use review and look ahead to spring events.

2021

2020

DECEMBER

Register for our event on Business, Biodiversity and Finance and read our response to the shortcomings of the recent AgClimatise 'Roadmap to Climate Neutrality' 

NOVEMBER

Our INCASE project and natural capital accounting were highlighted in the EPA State of the Environment report, and we are accepting nominations for our Steering Committee

OCTOBER

It's heading into conference season, and our event on Business and Biodiversity is now available to rewatch

SEPTEMBER

The Global Biodiversity Outlook Report and the Leaders' Pledge For Nature lead us to hope that 2020 will be a major turning point in how biodiversity is considered by policymakers and society as a whole

AUGUST

The Irish Business and Biodiversity project kicks off, our Steering Committee talks about mapping Lough Boora Sculpture Park in Co Offaly, and we add new board members as part of our governance goal

JULY

Hear about our briefing for Irish policymakers and civil servants

JUNE

We're hopeful that the Green Party's new power will mean good things for environmental policy

MAY

We've been busy with with World Bee Day, International Biodiversity Day (and Week) being marked this month, as well as the release of the new EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030 and Farm to Fork Strategy

APRIL

The #ViralNature campaign is still running, and we look at the link between climate change and health

MARCH

There are still some great events online, despite the Covid-19 lockdown!

FEBRUARY

Hear about our Annual General Meeting and how Seeds4Nature, the charter from 2019's Biodiversity Conference, is going

JANUARY

We run our first stakeholder workshop for the INCASE project and the Capitals Coalition launches

2019

2018