Published: Monday, April 10, 2017
Local Community Development Committees (LCDCs) are now established in all local authority areas to oversee and plan for the long-term strategic development and integration of community supports in their areas. At the same time, local authorities have assumed a more...
Published: Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The National Planning Framework – “Ireland 2040 – Our Plan” – will set a new strategic planning and development context for the Ireland and all its regions in the period between now and 2040, setting a strategic, high-level framework for the co-ordination of a range...
Published: Friday, March 10, 2017
The Dublin Declaration on Reproductive Rights is the first of its kind and was launched by the International Association for Women's Mental Health as part of the 7th World Congress on Women's Mental Health that took place in Dublin, 6-9...
Published: Thursday, March 02, 2017
NWCI welcomes the new measures to be introduced in the Domestic Violence Bill 2017, and the fact that Ireland is moving towards ratification of the Istanbul Convention. NWCI welcome in particular the enhanced protection of and support for victims when they...
Published: Wednesday, February 01, 2017
NWCI believes that the New National Women's Strategy and Action Plan 2017 - 2020 offers a critical opportunity to effectively leverage current and future policies and programmes to achieve the transformative change needed to ensure that Ireland becomes a more equal country....
Published: Friday, January 20, 2017
Published: Friday, December 16, 2016
NWCI's submission to the Citizens’ Assembly highlights the voice of our 180 member organisations in Ireland. We call on the members of the Citizens' Assembly to recommend a referendum to repeal the Eighth Amendment to the constitution and introduce legislation providing...
Published: Friday, September 09, 2016
The summary of the Strategic Plan outlines NWCI key goals and objectives over the course of four years.
Published: Thursday, September 08, 2016
Our Annual Report 2015 highlights NWCI's achievements and activities throughout the year.
Published: Thursday, September 01, 2016
Pre-Budget Submission 2017 to Department of Social Protection outlining in detail NWCI's priorities for that department.
Published: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
This is a joint Submission with the National Women's Council of Ireland (NWCI) and the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) on our preliminary observations on the proposed implementation of a Code of Ethics for An Garda Síochána
Published: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
This consultation checklist was developed by the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) for use by Local Community Development Committees when consulting on policies and services affecting their communities. This work was funded by the Department of Environment, Community...
Published: Thursday, May 12, 2016
This Charter was developed by the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI), with support from The Women’s Fund for Ireland at the Community Foundation for Ireland.