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Flowers for Magdalenes, Glasnevin, Dublin

Published: Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Lay a flower to remember the women and girls of the Magdalene Laundries This annual family friendly event takes place at 11:30am Sunday 4th March in the main courtyard of Glasnevin Cemetery. The main speakers on the day include Claire...

International Women's Day Events

Judge Liz Goldthorpe to speak on Averil Deverell BL, the 2nd woman called to the Bar - IWD

Friday, February 22, 2019

The event Judge Liz Goldthorpe will speak on the subject of Averil Deverell BL, the second woman called to the Bar of Ireland and the first to practice in the South. There is no charge and no requirement for pre-booking. ...

Film Preview: On the Basis of Sex - Biopic on Ruth Bader Ginsburg with IWLA

Film Preview: On the Basis of Sex - Biopic on Ruth Bader Ginsburg with IWLA

Monday, February 25, 2019

Join The Irish Women's Lawyer Association to see a preview of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic - Her rise to a Judge on the Supreme Court. Cocktail reception before. Book tickets and info here

IWD Time For Tea in Clontarf Castle - proceeds for the Women’s section of Clontarf Hockey club.

IWD Time For Tea in Clontarf Castle - proceeds for the Women’s section of Clontarf Hockey club.

Sunday, March 03, 2019

Tickets are €25 each and include scrumptious sambos, cakes, coffees and teas provided by Clontarf Castle as well as the always amazing quack & dirk fashion show and a guest speaker. There will be also be a raffle of some...

Conference: Abortion Pill, Women’s Rights Policy and Reform in Northern Ireland

Friday, March 08, 2019

The Conference: Abortion Pill, Women’s Rights Policy and Reform in Northern Ireland The event is to present key findings of an ESRC-funded study which explores public attitudes in NI to abortion and compares the experiences of women here...

An Cosan’s International Women’s Day Lunch

An Cosan’s International Women’s Day Lunch

Friday, March 08, 2019

See info on photo Contact P.keating@ancosanvcc.com

Bridgeways FRC to mark International Women’s Day

Friday, March 08, 2019

Bridgeways FRC to mark International Women's Day This event is being organised by the vibrant and active Women's Group based in Bridgeways FRC. The ideology surrounding the day is to celebrate the many achievements of women worldwide and...

Maternity & Female Health Issues for Spanish Speaking Women living in Ireland

Maternity & Female Health Issues for Spanish Speaking Women living in Ireland

Friday, March 08, 2019

ASPI (Association of Spanish-speaking Parents in Ireland) is celebrating International Women's Day with a panel discussion in Spanish language on maternity issues such as pregnancy, childbirth and female health. El Consejo de Residentes Españoles en Irlanda en...

Women in STEM: Opening of ATHENA SWAN Symposium UCC

Women in STEM: Opening of ATHENA SWAN Symposium UCC

Saturday, March 09, 2019

Friday March 8th 18:00 Opening of symposium by President Patrick O'Shea, UCC with keynote speaker, Professor Pat O’Connor, UL Saturday March 9th 09:30 Opening of day's events with brief address of welcome 9:45-11:00 Roundtable discussion with MAWS founders...

Rise Up  Rally - Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland

Rise Up Rally - Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland

Saturday, March 09, 2019

The Rally! The Time Is Now – Women Rise Up! Attached Mass Rally with bands, singing and speeches, all family friendly -  https://www.facebook.com/events/489651558183135/?ti=icl Writers Square, Belfast 11 – 1pm

African Women’s Roundtable

African Women’s Roundtable

Saturday, March 09, 2019

For many women, the process of discovering life purpose can be long and exhausting. The uncertainty and confusion about stepping into full potentials can even more difficult for wives and mothers. Many get so busy nurturing, we get lost wondering...

Shaping the Future with AKIDIWA - Supporting Migrant Candidates

Shaping the Future with AKIDIWA - Supporting Migrant Candidates

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

SHAPING THE FUTURE To mark International Women's Day on Tuesday 12th March 2019, AkiDwA will launch their strategic plan 2019-2021 and hold a seminar to support migrant candidates for local elections. AkiDwA will also have a panel discussion with the...