Latest News

Thursday, March 14, 2019

NWCI is looking for a Book keeper

NWCI is currently recruiting for a Book keeper on a contract basis. This is an exciting time for NWCI. Change...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

NWCI is currently recruiting for a Women’s Health Officer

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) is the leading national women’s membership organisation seeking equality...

Monday, March 11, 2019

Government misses key opportunity to increase women’s representation in local elections

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today said the Government had missed a key opportunity to increase...

Friday, March 08, 2019

Ratification of the Istanbul Convention marks a momentous International Women’s Day

NWCI today welcomed the International Women’s Day ratification of the Istanbul Convention, after a long campaign by women...

Thursday, March 07, 2019

#ItStopsNow – Working together we can end sexual harassment and violence on campus

Ahead of International Women’s Day tomorrow, the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) called for higher...

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

NWCI calls on Government to ratify the Istanbul Convention on International Women’s Day

Following a motion on the Istanbul Convention in the Dail today, the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI)...

Monday, March 04, 2019

Government must do more to protect women and children from men’s violence

In the lead up to International Women’s Day this Friday, the National Women’s Council of Ireland ...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

NWCI backs calls by family of Clodagh Hawe for multi-agency review into her death

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today backed calls by the family of Clodagh Hawe for a...

Monday, February 18, 2019

NWCI calls for a zero tolerance approach to any attempt to coerce or intimidate women

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today reiterated its urgent calls for safety zone legislation, following an...

Sunday, February 10, 2019

NWCI responds to announcement of Domestic Homicide Reviews

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today called on Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan to...

Monday, January 28, 2019

It Stops Now – NWCI mural on ending sexual violence and harassment installed in University College C

Students in University College Cork will today unveil a mural calling for an end to sexual violence and harassment in...

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Vicky Phelan to open NWCI’s #FemFest

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today announced that Vicky Phelan, the inspirational women’s health...

Thursday, January 17, 2019

NWCI comments on Dail statements and media reports of case of a woman denied an abortion

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today commented on TDs claims’ and media reports that a...

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Abortion services will be available from today!

My Options is a new HSE freephone service that provides free and confidential counselling to people experiencing an unplanned pregnancy....

Thursday, December 13, 2018

National Women’s Council of Ireland welcomes passing of abortion legislation

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today welcomed the passage of the Health (Regulation of Termination of...

#ItStopsNow