Bundle: Economic opportunities from climate action


This bundle presents LGIU’s latest report, Exploring Economic and Enterprise Opportunities from Climate Action, alongside two supplementary briefings. The first summarises the findings of the report, drawing out key lessons and signposting back to case studies. The second provides coverage and analysis of a recent conference on the same subject.


Report: Exploring Economic and Enterprise Opportunities from Climate Action

This report by LGIU for the Eastern and Midlands Climate Action Regional Office (CARO) in Ireland utilises international case study work to explore the economic opportunities of climate action at a local level across the global stage,  drawing out practical lessons for local adaptation and mitigation efforts.

Read it here.

Economic opportunities from climate action – report summary and lessons

Drawing from a recent report from LGIU for Ireland’s Eastern and Midlands CARO looking at the economic opportunities arising from climate action for local authorities, this briefing provides an executive summary of the key lessons, signposting back to case studies in the report.

Read the full summary here.

Economic opportunities from climate action conference: local authorities supporting enterprise in Ireland

A recent virtual conference, organised by the CCMA, aimed to share best practice and research undertaken by Irish local government on the subject of enabling economic opportunities through climate action. This briefing provides coverage of the conference, outlining some of the research and examples showcased by the event and drawing out key themes.

All the conference details available here.