Martina Devlin: ‘We have Sláintecare, now we need Climatecare. Ireland is a small country but we can set an example and others may follow in efforts to end global warming’

Here’s the problem. As individuals we can give up our aul’ sins: instead, make greater efforts to recycle, insulate our houses, install solar panels, choose public transport and/or bicycles, stop buying single-use plastics and heavily packaged goods. Y…

Here's the problem. As individuals we can give up our aul' sins: instead, make greater efforts to recycle, insulate our houses, install solar panels, choose public transport and/or bicycles, stop buying single-use plastics and heavily packaged goods. You know the drill. But such changes in behaviour, necessary though they are, represent a drop in our plastics-infested oceans.