Category Archives: Issues

Security in the age of killer robots

The definition of ‘autonomy’ and the blurring of boundaries between legitimate use and abuse stand in the way of an agreed consensus on the future of lethal robots. Birgit Schippers, a visiting...

A strong voice for local government

SOLACE NI aims to lead and manage the collective role of local government in transforming the lives of citizens. SOLACE NI is the Society of Local Authority Chief Executives and it acts...

Latest waste statistics

The latest local authority collected (LAC) municipal waste management statistics (October to December 2017) published by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) indicate that household waste accounts for 89.3...