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    Social Justice Ireland is an independent social justice think tank.

    We provide independent social analysis and evidence-based policy proposals, with the aim of creating a sustainable future for every member of society and for societies as a whole. In all of this, we focus on human rights and the common good.
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Ireland's progress towards achieving the UN SDGs - Goal 1 No Poverty 2024

Monday, 26 February 2024
Ireland's UN SDGs - Goal 1 No Poverty 2024 graphic

In September 2015, all 193 United Nation Member States adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development ("Transforming our World"). The focus of the 2030 Agenda is the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their 169 targets. Goal 1 is No Poverty - to end poverty in all its forms everywhere. The Central Statistics Office (CSO) recently published a 2024 update on Ireland's UN SDGs - Goal 1 No Poverty 2024 examining progress made. 

 

CSO Report Findings

Target 1.2 relates to reducing poverty as nationally defined. In Ireland, the national social target for poverty reduction is to reduce consistent poverty to 2 per cent or less. In the 2022 Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC), the…

Immediate action on climate has widespread benefits

Thursday, 22 February 2024
sustainability

Ireland Ranks 8th out of 14 EU countries on UN Sustainable Development Goals

Tuesday, 20 February 2024
Sustainable Progress Index 2024

Equity Scheme for Long Term Mortgage Arrears needed

Monday, 12 February 2024
Mortgage equity scheme

Natural Capital Accounting: A Guide for Action

Friday, 9 February 2024
Biodiversity

Environmental Indicators Ireland 2023

Monday, 5 February 2024
Environmental Indicators Ireland 2023

‘Environmental Indicators Ireland 2023’ published by the CSO gives a snapshot of how Ireland is -performing over 10 themes including Greenhouse Gases, Air, Water, Land Use, Energy and…

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

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"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."

Maya Angelou

How are Ireland's children doing?

Friday, 2 February 2024
Childcare

European Commission Energy Poverty Guidelines

Monday, 29 January 2024
Paying for the basics

Dr. Shane Colclough - The Costs, Benefits and Stakeholder Analysis of an Irish Social Housing Deep Energy Retrofit Case Study

Friday, 26 January 2024
Retrofitting graphic

Our 2023 Annual Social Policy Conference was on the theme of 'A Just Transition'. The fundamental principle of a Just Transition is to leave no people, communities, economic sectors or regions…

Locked Out of the Market - Just 3 per cent of all properties examined in study were within HAP limits

Monday, 22 January 2024
Unaffordable rent graphic

Locked Out of the Market is a quarterly report published by the Simon Communities of Ireland based on a snapshot survey conducted over three consecutive days. This latest version published in…

Household Digital Consumer Behaviour 2023

Friday, 19 January 2024
Household Digital Consumer Behaviour 2023

Impact of inflation on different household types

Monday, 15 January 2024
Paying for the basics

Public Participation Networks - Launch of the 2022 Annual Report

Friday, 12 January 2024
PPN Annual Report 2022 Cover

Social Justice Ireland is recruiting an Economic and Social Analyst

Monday, 8 January 2024
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