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The first UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) Adaptation Gap Report is a preliminary assessment of global adaptation gaps in finance, technology and knowledge, and lays out a framework for future work on better defining and bridging these gaps.  The report finds that, despite adaptation funding by public sources reaching $23-26 billion in 2012-2013, there will be a significant funding gap after 2020 unless new and additional finance for adaptation is made available.  It was published to coincide with a crucial round of climate talks in Lima, Peru, December 2015.

‘Social Housing Strategy 2020: Support, Supply and Reform’ published by Government as a commitment under Construction 2020 is available here.  It outlines Government plans to deal with social housing issues from 2015 until 2020.

The Irish Fiscal Advisory Council Fiscal Assessment Report November 2014 assesses Ireland's Fiscal Stance, Macro Economic Forecasts and Budgetary Forecasts.

OECD Economic Outlook 2014

Audited Accounts 2014

Annual Report 2014

The OECD BEPS 2014 Deliverables is part of a series of documents and recommendations from the OECD examining a co-ordinated international approach to combat tax avoidance by multinational enterprises, under the OECD/G20 Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Project designed to create a single set of international tax rules to end the erosion of tax bases and the artificial shifting of profits to jurisdictions to avoid paying tax.

The annual Greenhouse Gas bulletin is published by the World Meteorological Organisation.  It reports on the latest trends and atmospheric burdens of the most influential, long-lived greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), and nitrous oxide (N2O), as well as a summary of the contributions of the lesser gases.

A major new report released by a commission of global leaders finds that governments and businesses can now improve economic growth and reduce their carbon emissions together. Rapid technological innovation and new investment in infrastructure are making it possible today to tackle climate change at the same time as improving economic performance.

Total Direct and Indirect Tax Contributions of Households in Ireland - NERI Working Paper Series.  Using data from the most recent Household Budget Survey, this paper estimates both the direct and indirect taxation contributions of households.

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