The Robert Emmet Community Development Project Beekeeping Initiative goes from strength to strength

The Digital Hub's partnership with local community group Robert Emmet Community Development Project continues to go from strength to strength. 20 beehives have been added across several Dublin 8 locations, six of these are now housed on our campus.

Many thanks to Enda O’Dowd from The Irish Times, for taking the time to produce a thoughtful and impactful video piece on the project. The video features Beekeeper, Anthony Freeman O’Brien & Fiach Mac Conghail, CEO of The Digital Hub. Watch here

About Robert Emmet Community Development Project

The Robert Emmet CDP is a community development organisation working to build a sustainable thriving inclusive community in the Southwest Inner city. Robert Emmet CPD supports and is working to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

About Smart D8

Smart D8 is an initiative to improve the health and wellbeing of citizens in Dublin 8 through collaboration and innovation.

More information on the project as well as live data on the bee will be available on their new website at

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