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#Gender Inequality

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'It's up to people how they define themselves': Citizens' Assembly to examine gender in LGBT community
# Gender Equality
# Gender Equality

'It's up to people how they define themselves': Citizens' Assembly to examine gender in LGBT community

Updated Jan 25th 2020, 4:30 PM 16,846 Views 79 Comments

The chair of the assembly said gender equality was an issue affecting members of the LGBT community.

Leo wants to have a convention on the status of women in Ireland
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

Leo wants to have a convention on the status of women in Ireland

Dec 20th 2017, 4:40 PM 16,096 Views 180 Comments

The commission will submit a report on ways to tackle gender inequality in Ireland.

15 million girls under the age of 18 are married every year - that's one every two seconds
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

15 million girls under the age of 18 are married every year - that's one every two seconds

Oct 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 9,785 Views 32 Comments

Today is the sixth annual International Day of the Girl.

Waking the Feminists inspires documentary on gender inequality in the Irish arts
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

Waking the Feminists inspires documentary on gender inequality in the Irish arts

Mar 19th 2016, 11:15 AM 10,672 Views 133 Comments

We chatted to its makers.

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up

Aug 5th 2015, 3:03 PM 30,564 Views 92 Comments

“Everything I say is what I believe.”

Chinese pub worker gets €10,000 payout for sex and race discrimination
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Chinese pub worker gets €10,000 payout for sex and race discrimination

Oct 20th 2014, 10:25 AM 20,370 Views 51 Comments

Hours and pay were cut “without warning” because the woman was the only non-Irish worker, tribunal told.

Women in G20 countries will have to wait 75 years to earn as much as men
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

Women in G20 countries will have to wait 75 years to earn as much as men

Jul 14th 2014, 9:02 AM 5,308 Views 17 Comments

Oxfam said that the Eurozone’s GDP would increase by 13% if women’s paid employment rates were the same.

Column: I’ve been involved in politics since before I could vote – but it's still a man’s world
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Column: I’ve been involved in politics since before I could vote – but it's still a man’s world

Mar 5th 2014, 1:05 PM 529 Views 40 Comments

Industry is leading the way in discovering the benefits of gender balanced boardrooms, and the business of politics should be no different, writes Emer Higgins.

Double standards: Australian women's basketball team fly economy as men travel business class
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Double standards: Australian women's basketball team fly economy as men travel business class

Jul 20th 2012, 8:08 AM 8,349 Views 35 Comments

The Sports Minister in Oz has called for a review after outcry over gender inequality in Olympics build-up.

Column: Men need to help with gender equality - but it's good for them too
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Men need to help with gender equality - but it's good for them too

Sep 21st 2011, 7:30 PM 229 Views 51 Comments

Ireland has a huge way to go in terms of gender equality but the onus is on men to do something about it, says Plan Ireland CEO David Dalton.