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# Gender Debate

5th December 2023
Referendums on 'women in the home' reference and wider definition of family to be held in March
The vote will take place on International Women’s Day.
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Column: Women and girls hold solution to extreme poverty
Gender equality is good for everyone, writes Bernadette Crawford, Equality Adviser for Concern Worldwide, on International Women’s Day.
Column: Gender quotas do women no favours – and undermine democracy
Yes, we need more women in politics – but gender quotas go against everything our democracy stands for, writes Labour TD Joanna Tuffy.
Taoiseach appoints four women to junior minister posts
Move comes after Joan Burton was overlooked for a senior finance portfolio.
Female breadwinners more likely to seek a divorce
If you’re a woman and you earn more than 60% of you household’s income the news is not so good…
Men do pull their weight at home
Research has shown that men do a fair share of housework and childcare duties.