On the 23rd of January 2023 Martina Earley, CEO of Roscommon LEADER met with members of Co. Roscommon Environmental Network (REN), Michael Ewing and Alan Moran in Boyle Co. Roscommon with a view to working together on projects and programmes to promote the protection of the environment in the county. Ms Earley presented the work her team are leading on regarding the Climate Champions programme and the related website and resources which are under development. The REN representatives expressed their interest in working with LEADER on this and a number of other projects. This meeting was also a planning meeting relating to the delivery of our Climate Champions Multiplier Event which LEADER are currently planning together with local partners Rathcroghan and Co. Roscommon’s Public Participation Network.
We are looking forward to securing eminent environmentalist Professor John Sweeney for the event.