GAP Ballymun / Global Action Plan Ireland

Global Action Plan Ireland / GAP Ballymun aims to provide people with practical tools to build and strengthen sustainable communities by empowering local people to make a difference to their local areas, socially, economically and environmentally.

Our Guiding Principles/Values
In line with our mission statement we believe:

  • In a little more conservation, a little more action
  • Sustainable living is an essential, real and achievable goal
  • Many things done by many people will change the face of the world
  • Information alone is not enough to change behaviour
  • GAP programmes are a catalyst for local environmental change.

Therefore we are committed to:

  • Supporting local peoples ideas for improving their local area
  • Providing a forum for people to visualise and move their ideas to action
  • Facilitating community lead projects
  • Ensuring that GAP initiated projects make a real difference to peoples lives and are sustainable.
  • Applying the principals and aims of Local Agenda 21 to all projects we facilitate
  • Disseminating the successes and points of learning of GAP facilitated projects to a wider audience both nationally and internationally
  • Operating on the principle of 'copy left' that is any material we produce is free for anyone to use in their community as long as they reference the source
  • Operating on a not for profit basis and acting as an equal opportunities employer
  • Applying the principles of sustainable living to our workplace.

Contact Information: 

Global Action Plan Ireland
Axis Ballymun, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 9, D09 Y9W0

Phone: +353 1 883 2185

Email: 

Date Entered/Updated: 

24/02/07

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