Below is an interview with Lorna O’Mahoney who works with Cork Nature Network. This is one of a series of three programmes was funded by the Local Agenda 21 Partnership fund, Cork County Council in 2015. The programmes are presented by Gertrude Cotter who presents a programme at Community Radio Youghal called the Global Hub. The three programmes feature examples of local projects which are funded by the Local Agenda 21 partnership fund. They show how small amounts of funding can go a long ways at a local level and also how Local Radio can showcase these project, thus giving ideas to other communities who might want to carry out similar projects. Local Agenda 21 At the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, the United Nations agreed that the best starting point for the achievement of sustainable development is at the local level.