EU Parliament Election Hustings – Public Debate

Date : Friday 10 May
Time : 18:30 – 20:30
Venue : Metropole Hotel, McCurtain Street (click for map)
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The Environmental Pillar is holding a series of public debates to gauge where candidates stand on key environmental and climate issues before voting starts on 24 May. This is part of the Europe-wide ‘This Time I’m Voting’ campaign ( that aims to promote engagement with this year’s European Parliament Elections.

The debate will feature a panel of politicians running in the upcoming election who will present their environmental policies, strategies, and
objectives for our country’s future.

– MEP Liadh Ní Riada, Sinn Fein
– MEP Deirdre Clune, Fine Gael
– Senator Grace O’Sullivan, Green Party
– Councillor Malcolm Byrne, Fianna Fáil
– Adrienne Wallace, People Before Profit

They will also answer questions from the public who will have a great
opportunity to put candidates through their paces on environmental and climate issues of concern to the general public.

The event will be moderated by Bernadette Connolly, the Coordinator of
the Cork Environmental Forum