My colleague Ross Rabette has penned a few words on the reason for LocalSwitch and our shared mission..
The LocalSwitch Story
Second highest youth unemployment rate in Europe
Over the last six years, Ireland has seen huge changes in it's economy, which has massively impacted the economic prospects of it’s population. Over 1 in 3…Continue
SO after three months of planning we've formed a development board, got a charity number and have worked out a six stage process that any village, town or suburb can use to get 'SWITCHED'.
'Switch' over to locally owned energy, food and transport infrastructure;
'Switch' off energy and food imports and
'Switch' on to resilient, Co2 reductive, job creating businesses.
Local Switch Associations have already formed in Borrisokane, North Tipp. Foynes,…Continue