Ireland must offer people good living and working conditions to sustain economic success and remain attractive to local and global mobile talent pools. Following a period of economic recession and under-investment, severe problems have emerged in terms of housing affordability and supply, rising congestion, and inadequate provision of education and healthcare. Better Lives, Better Business aims to make Ireland a better place to live and work by persuading policymakers to address the challenges around the country's burgeoning capacity constraints.Read campaign report
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Our campaign prioritises an increase in the supply of affordable housing to help resolve acute accommodation shortages.
Long-term prosperity is tied to the effective delivery of the right infrastructure on time and on budget.
An overhaul of the regime for planning consents and appeals is required to promote sustainable development.
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Our Infrastructure Policy team, led by Neil Walker, together with our Corporate Affairs team, led by Siobhan Masterson, are responsible for developing and communicating all Ibec related policy positions through our campaign Better Business, Better Lives. For further information, contact the Ibec Corporate Affairs team on 01 6051527.
Head of Infrastructure, Energy and Environment
Head of Corporate Affairs