Latest Blogs

3rd December 2020

Brexit Brief 99

Issue 99 of the Brexit Brief notes the current state of play in the EU-UK negotiations on the future relationship between the EU and the UK. 
2nd December 2020

REthink Energy: Offshore Wind: The Future of Irish Energy?

This explainer looks back at Alla Weinstein’s recent presentation, part of the ESB/IIEA Lecture Series: REthink Energy. Ms Weinstein examined the role that deep-water offshore wind will play in the energy mix of the low-carbon future.
25th November 2020

Towards a Union of Equality: Evaluating the LGBTIQ Equality Strategy 2020-2025

This blog evaluates the extent to which the European Commission’s new LGBTIQ equality strategy (2020-2025) fills the legislative gaps in terms of providing greater rights protection to LGBTIQ people across the EU.
20th November 2020

Building Back Better: Sustainability Post-COVID-19

Following his address to the IIEA, this blog outlines Professor Sachs’ argument that the international community must live up to global commitments made in the SDGs in the post-pandemic recovery.
19th November 2020

Implications of Brexit and COVID-19 for Ireland’s Key Transport Sectors

This paper discusses the implications of Brexit and COVID-19 on Ireland’s transport sector.