In Feb 2019, organised by the Public Participation Networks of five counties; Kilkenny, Tipperary,
Waterford, Wexford and Carlow, in collaboration with the Irish Environmental Network,
this event brought together 120 people from across the South East to explore ideas and
actions that can be replicated in their locality, whether at home or in the community.
Senator Grace O’Sullivan gave an opening speech, and an impressive lineup of
facilitators hosted each workshop. This day gave insight into the challenges that
communities are faced with and the possibilities that exist for positive change, while
also providing inspiration and working examples of ideas that have already been put