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Thursday, May 21, 2015

NWCI Members - Don’t Miss Out 40% Off Tickets for InspireFest!

NWCI Members, Don't Miss Out on Limited Offer! 40% off Tickets for InspireFest - Dublin’s International Tech &...

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Women4Yes: NWCI are calling for a yes vote in the forthcoming Referendum on Civil Marriage Equality

What the Referendum on Civil Marriage Equality is about This referendum is about equality in Civil Marriage.  It proposes...

Monday, May 11, 2015

NWCI call for urgent action on HIQA recommendations

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today welcomed the recommendations of the HIQA report into Portlaoise hospital...

Thursday, May 07, 2015

A new childcare model is long overdue

At the Presentation to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health and Children, the National Women’s Council of Ireland ...

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Women say YES to Marriage Equality

Women from all walks of life came together at the press conference “Women4Yes” today, led by the...

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The government is currently conducting consultation in two areas; childcare and pensions

The government is currently conducting consultation in two areas Childcare Public Consultation on Future Investment in Early Years and School-Age...

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Vote YES for marriage equality on 22 May

NWCI is supporting a YES vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum on 22 May, as mandated by our membership. And we...

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Spring Statement is disappointing for Women -Gender perspective needed in National Economic Dialogue

In response to the Government’s Spring Statement today, the National Women’s Council of Ireland expresses disappointment...

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Fundit! Counter Culture

Those of you who came to the opening of NWCI's new home, or who attended our seminar on representations...

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Tackling the childcare crisis requires more than extended parental leave

In response to media reports that the Government is considering proposals to introduce paternity leave and to lengthen parental leave...

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Low pay and precarious work create income crisis for women in Ireland

The National Women’s Council of Ireland today responded to the Nevin Economic Research Institute’s (NERI) latest...

Thursday, March 12, 2015

A Woman’s Place is in the World! Resources from the Beijing+20 conference

On this page we have collated some speeches and resources from the Beijing+20 conference in Dublin Castle, 20 February 2015 Speeches   ...

Sunday, March 08, 2015

No place for sexism in the next General Election

NWCI expresses serious concern at the comments by Cllr. Tony Brabazon on female candidates in the next General Election in...

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Better Boards, Better Business, Better Society – NWCI launches new handbook to increase the number of women on boards in Ireland

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, renowned Icelandic woman entrepreneur, Halla Tomasdottir, launched “Better Boards,...

Friday, February 20, 2015

‘A Woman’s Place is in the World’: Joint major conference on Women’s Rights

The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and the National Women’s Council of Ireland will host a joint...

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