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The Good Son

Award winning author of The Good Son Paul McVeigh discusses his experience of growing up during the Troubles, why he has returned home to live in Belfast and why he hasn’t yet...

Temporary fixes

John O’Farrell of the Irish Congress of Trade Union (ICTU) believes that a culture of outsourcing throughout the public sector in the UK is chipping away at the services and creating a...

Meet the media – Paul Welsh

Paul Welsh, Editor of the Newry Reporter has been with the paper for over a decade having initially embarked on a career in retail.   How did you get into journalism? That’s...

Breaking the silence

Nexus launched our break the silence campaign last year as part of sexual violence and abuse awareness week (the week falls this year between the 5-12 of February). The campaign’s aim is...

A different environment

Iain Greenway, Director of Historic Environment, discusses how a move into the Department for Communities has helped in the bid to create greater social and economic value from Northern Ireland’s heritage. Previously...

Self-sufficiency in waste management

In the last number of decades, the overarching policy framework for waste and resource management in Northern Ireland has largely been driven by developments at European Union level and most notably by...

Waste management

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has published its annual report on Northern Ireland Local Authority Collected Municipal Waste (LACMW) Statistics for 2016/17. LAC municipal waste data incorporates all...

Pumping millions, creating £billions

Every day, every aspect of business and domestic life in Northern Ireland depends on the services NI Water provides. Supplying millions of litres of clean fresh drinking water and safely managing wastewater...

NWP: showcasing effective recycling

Colm Warren, commercial director of Natural World Products (NWP), Ireland’s largest recycler of organics, talks to agendaNi about their circular economy approach and outlines how their product is being utilised across various...