NWC addresses the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Disability Matters
Published: Wednesday, March 10, 2021
To celebrate International Women’s Day and disabled women, Catherine Lane of the National Women’s Council and Maureen McGovern and Selina Bonnie representing NWC's disabled womens group and our group member Independent Living Movement Ireland addressed the committee. Selina and Maureen highlighted issues including violence against women, particiaption of disabled women in community, public and poltiical life and reproductive justice and rights for all disabled women.
You can read the full transcript of the session here
The recording of the session is avialbale to watch back: Signed video archive – Houses of the Oireachtas
You can read an article from the Irish Times covering this session here
If you are interested in finding out more about the work of NWC's disabled womens group please contact Catherine on firstname.lastname@example.org