A group of activists have occupied the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment in Dublin.
They are demanding greater government action to tackle climate change.
Activists from the Green Party, Labour Party, People Before Profit and the Dublin Ecofeminist Coven are involved.
Sea Levels Rising - So Are We pic.twitter.com/QMsDMUIWHF
— Brid Smith TD (@bridsmithTD) 7 December 2018
Our Spokesperson on Climate Action, Sen. Ivana Bacik, speaking at the Climate Action demonstration outside Leinster House today. We are proud to be working with other opposition parties to deliver Climate Action Legislation. 🌍 #PassTheBills #ClimateAction pic.twitter.com/DYXCUTley8
— The Labour Party (@labour) 7 December 2018
— People Before Profit (@pb4p) 7 December 2018
The protest coincides with environmental groups around the world demonstrating at the COP 24 climate change conference in Poland.