News & Research

2014 In Review


See our summary of activities in 2014 here.

Global Planners Network Newsletter


The Irish Planning Institute has signed the Vancouver Declaration and joined the Global Planners Network. The latest GPN newsletter can be read here.


Planning and Energy ECTP-CEU Young Planners Ebook


ECTP-CEU have published an ebook of papers presented at their Young Planners Workshop on Planning and Energy in May 2014. The aim of the Young Planners Workshop is to bring together members of the profession from different parts of Europe.

Planning Policy Statement Members' Consultation


At the beginning of her term President Mary Hughes discussed her objective of promoting the role of planning and the planner, a key part of which is developing a Planning Policy Statement in consultation with members.