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Morning Ireland Thursday 22 April 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Aine Lawlor.

Thursday, 22nd April

Thursday, 22nd April

Live news, sports and business presented by Rachael English and Aine Lawlor.

CRI alert issued for 14-year-old missing girl

CRI alert issued for 14-year-old missing girl

Liam Geraghty, Garda Superintendent, outlines details of a Child Rescue Ireland alert that has been issued by Gardaí for a missing 14-year-old girl from Co. Louth.

Missing girl last seen leaving home on Monday

Missing girl last seen leaving home on Monday

Sinéad Hussey, North-East Correspondent, has more information in relation to missing 14-year-old girl Svetlana Murphy; who has not been seen since she left her home in Blackrock, Co Louth on Monday afternoon.

Gardaí concerned over safety of Svetlana Murphy

Gardaí concerned over safety of Svetlana Murphy

Sinéad Hussey, North-East Correspondent, reports on the Gardaí's appeals to members of the public who may have any information in relation to missing 14-year-old Svetlana Murphy to contact them.

Climate Action Bill sets out to reduce emissions by 51%

Climate Action Bill sets out to reduce emissions by 51%

John Fitzgerald, member of the Climate Change Advisory Council, on the Climate Action Bill introduced to the Dáil yesterday.

Irish Government to block changes to EU treaties

Irish Government to block changes to EU treaties

Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, outlines Ireland's attempts to resist any plans to change existing EU treaties in the upcoming conference on the future of the EU.

Can the worlds of finance and climate change work together?

Can the worlds of finance and climate change work together?

Mairead McGuinness, European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and the Capital Markets Union, discusses the EU's Green Economy plans and what they could mean for Ireland.

New Climate Bill aims for net-zero emissions within 30 years

New Climate Bill aims for net-zero emissions within 30 years

Eamon Ryan, Minister for the Environment, Climate, Communications and Transport, on the Government's Climate Bill as well as the two-day world leaders climate summit, which begins later today.

Government plans to upgrade home insulation in hundreds of thousands of Irish homes

Government plans to upgrade home insulation in hundreds of thousands of Irish homes

Colman O'Sullivan reports on plans to retrofit 500,000 Irish homes by 2030 in order to reduce Greenhouse gas emissions.

US Attorney General launches investigation into policing

US Attorney General launches investigation into policing

Brian O Donovan, Washington Correspondent, discusses the fallout from the Derek Chauvin murder trial, a review of police standards and US president Joe Biden's climate change virtual leaders meeting today and tomorrow.

NIAC set to meet over vaccine concerns

NIAC set to meet over vaccine concerns

George Lee, Science Correspondent, has details of NIAC's meeting today which will consider issues relating to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and the question of having a longer interval between the first and second doses of some vaccines.

What will business look like after Covid?

What will business look like after Covid?

Cian McCormack reports on what shape the economy and employment could have post-pandemic.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle.

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle.

7:35am Sports News

7:35am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill.

8:35am Sports News

8:35am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill.

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Gill Stedman speaks to Imelda Lambkin, Manager of the Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund at Enterprise Ireland.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Paul Downes of Met Éireann.

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings.

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Programme Highlights

Integration in education key to tackling racism

In the last in her series on racism in Ireland, Ailbhe Conneely, Religion & Social Affairs Correspondent, looks at how one Cork school has achieved integration amongst students and teachers.

Reported incidents of racism rising in Ireland

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs & Religion Correspondent, explores how the number of reported racist incidents in the country is on the rise

Online racism a growing problem in Ireland

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs & Religion Correspondent, reports on what's been done across sport, the arts, and media to tackle racism in Ireland.

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