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#Gender Gap

# gender-gap - Friday 12 January, 2018

Most women 'don't know how to start a pension' as surveys highlights gender gap

Just over one in three women have a pension, compared to over half of men.

# gender-gap - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

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Poll: Should Irish companies have to publish difference in what male and female employees earn?

The existing gender pay gap in Ireland is 13.9%.

# gender-gap - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Male drivers rack up penalty points twice as often as women over a decade

Since the introduction of penalty points Ireland’s male drivers have received the lion’s share of fixed charge notices for road infractions.

# gender-gap - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

'Everyday we work to close the gap': Are the rich still getting richer?

Research conducted by Oxfam has found inequality to be a major election issue for voters.

# gender-gap - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Girls turned off IT jobs by 'geeky, anti-social, overly masculine, nerdy image'

A leading industry figure thinks an industry makeover could be in order.

# gender-gap - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Could coding in schools help solve a major problem in the sector?

The reasons for teaching it in schools goes far beyond just getting a job.

# gender-gap - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

# gender-gap - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Opinion: The gender gap in sport is narrowing – let's keep going in the right direction

Women and girls are participating more in sports, and more consistently, in part because of strong examples set by homegrown female athletes.

# gender-gap - Thursday 6 March, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning, need the news as you start your day? It’s all here.

# gender-gap - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

# gender-gap - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added awkward text messages

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# gender-gap - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

7 inventions that put a stop to domestic rows

“Did you turn off the immersion?”

# gender-gap - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Guess which sport 230,000 Irish adults participate in every week?

A new ESRI study has found that almost 7 per cent of adults take part in one specific sport every week.

# gender-gap - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Ireland among worst performers in increasing number of female directors

New European data shows 24 EU countries increased their proportion of female company directors last year – but not us.

# gender-gap - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Gender gap: Irish women pay 'high price' for motherhood

A new OECD report shows that the gender pay gap in Ireland widens as women have children.

# gender-gap - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Gender pay gap got wider during downturn - official report

New data from the Central Statistics Office show that the gap between pay for men and women widened in 2009.

# gender-gap - Friday 4 March, 2011

75% of news journalists are men, study finds

UK study also shows that one-third of business and politics journalists in top newspapers are women.

# gender-gap - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

Five things you need to know by 5 o’clock…

# gender-gap - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

Mind the gender gap: Ireland's rating is on the rise

Ireland climbs two places on the Global Gender Gap Index.