Category Archives: Issues

firmus energy’s year of giving back

Angeline Murphy explains how the local energy company helps give back to the local community. For local natural gas supplier, firmus energy, CSR remains a key focus as the company extends its...

CSR in the public sector

 agendaNi reviews the CSR efforts of some of Northern Ireland’s public sector bodies. NI Water NI Water’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy defines how as a business it is committed to behaving...

Northern Ireland’s productivity challenge

Speaking at the Annual Northern Ireland Economic Conference the Chair of Northern Ireland’s Economic Advisory Group, Ellvena Graham discusses the need for Northern Ireland to improve its productivity.  Northern Ireland’s Economic Advisory...

Suicide crisis

 Since the Good Friday Agreement more people have died by suicide than were killed during the 30 years of the Troubles.  Philip McTaggart talks to Owen McQuade about the suicide crisis and...

Flood defenses receive boost

In the wake of recent flooding an extra £1.3 million has been found to bolster Northern Ireland’s flood defenses and additional funding has been allocated to tackle problem roads prone to flooding....

Government policy enabling social action

Phoenix Natural Gas hopes that the important lessons learnt through the course of the Boiler Replacement Scheme will be used in future social initiatives such as the Affordable Warmth initiative. Social action...

New radiotherapy unit to open

With the new radiotherapy unit at Altnagelvin Hospital to open soon, agendaNi took the opportunity to visit the site and speak to some of the unit’s new staff. The new radiotherapy unit...