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Climate Jargon Buster

This website explains common climate action terms in plain English. The explanations are designed to help describe ideas and concepts rather than to give strict scientific definitions.

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The website will be updated to add further terms and we welcome your feedback and ideas.

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This website has been developed by the Department of the Taoiseach with assistance from a group of young people from Comhairle na nÓg, the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Adult Literacy Agency.