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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

No feminist Budget 2019

How did Budget 2019 impact women and how can we measure it – this was the topic of a seminar organised...

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Who is your #FeministPresident?

As part of the presidential election campaign, the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) has today launched a...

Friday, October 12, 2018

Take part in NWCI’s Women for Change Project

NWCI together with nine organisations were successful in receiving funding under Training Links. We plan to bring a...

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Turning point for women’s health

Turning point for women’s health NWCI welcomes funding for Women’s Health Action Plan Press Release, 9th...

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

NWCI welcomes investment in childcare and housing in Budget 2019

NWCI welcomes investment in childcare and housing in Budget 2019 but questions delivery and pace of change   Press Release, 9 October 2018 ...

Sunday, October 07, 2018

NWCI pays tribute to Emma Mhic Mhathúna

It is with great sadness that the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) has learned of the passing...

Thursday, October 04, 2018

NWCI provides a way forward to tackle sexual violence on campus

NWCI provides a way forward to tackle sexual violence on campus Press Release, 4 October 2018 At the National workshop on consent...

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Historic legislation for women’s equality

Historic legislation for women’s equality NWCI calls for abortion legislation to ensure access to care for women Press...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Homelessness is our most serious equality challenge

Orla O’Connor, Director of NWCI has called the homeless and housing crisis “our most serious equality challenge...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

NWCI calls for Budget 2019 to fund Women’s Health Action Plan

Launching its Pre-Budget Submission 2019 today, the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) has called on the Government to...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

NWCI calls on Justice Committee to recommend Citizens’ Assembly on Care

NWCI has called today on the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice and Equality to recommend the establishment of a Citizens...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

NWCI welcomes emphasis on human rights and partnership approach in Future of Policing Report

In response to the publication of the Commission on Future of Policing in Ireland, NWCI has welcomed the focus on...

Monday, September 17, 2018

NWCI welcomes Budget 2019 paid parental leave proposals

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today welcomed Government proposals introducing paid parental leave ...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

NWCI responds to the publication of the Scally CervicalCheck Inquiry

The National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) today responded to the Scally CervicalCheck Inquiry, urging the recommendations to...

Thursday, September 06, 2018

NWCI pays tribute to Sylvia Meehan

It is with great sadness that the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) has learned today of the...

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