About CEF

Cork Environmental Forum was established as a non-profit organisation in 1995, inspired by the Earth Summit of 1992 in Rio de Janeiro. We believe that a sustainable world will be one which prioritises and protects environmental quality, habitats and biodiversity, where consumption and economics take cognisance of the limitations of our one planet and where there is a fairer and more equitable share of the earth’s resources.

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What We Do

We are involved in stimulating and sustaining the level of active environmental awareness, concern, care and activity among sectoral interests and individuals in Cork. The projects CEF promotes allow for individual and collective action whether that is taking part in a Global Action Plan training, planting trees, attending a topical Seminar or contributing to a policy.


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Get Involved

Please get in touch if you would like to join the CEF, find out more about us, or if you wish to attend or participate in one of our upcoming events.

Benefits of CEF membership include monthly environmental update, opportunities to contribute and to meet likeminded people, and regular offers of discounts from CEF supporters.

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Blog: Meaty Matters

  • http://www.thediscerningbrute.com/tag/vegan-powerlifting/Something for Everyone – Not?July 4, 2015 - 1:46 pm

    We’ve had a comment on the discussion of ‘the hunger illusion’ in our earlier blog entry; that a transgression be viewed as a way of giving your body time, and thus not guilt-inducing. We all agree that feeling guilty is counter-productive to any constructive progress – but it’s so human! There could also be a […]

  • Quay Figure in the CommunityJuly 3, 2015 - 9:58 am

    Arthur Leahy has been a key figure in the Quay Coop since 1981, when it was founded. In his youth, Arthur describes himself as a left-wing hippy radical, very politically active in London from his teenage years until his mid-thirties. He was inspired by the Great London Council, a ressource center for meeting and sharing […]