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  1. Cllr Genny McHugh speaks at a LW Networking Day 10 March 2012 | Labour Women met at a Training & Networking Day to give the newer members in the party in particular an opportunity to learn more about how the party works. The event also goes through the role of a Women's Officer and how the role can ...
  2. LW meets with the Turn Off the Red Light partners 09 March 2012 | A day after the International Women's Day Labour Women joined the Turn Off the Red Light partners for a campaign meeting. Organisations supporting the campaign continue to work to combat prostitution in Ireland and push for legislation which would criminalise purchasing sex. Labour Women-initiated Labour ...
  3. LW marks the International Women's Day 08 March 2012 | This year Labour Women marked the International Women's Day with a practical event to raise funds for the New Women Candidate Fund. A Table Quiz drew a lively crowd which stayed until late. Supporting women candidates is one of the key activities for Labour Women ...
  4. LW supports principles of 'x case' Private Members' Bill 22 February 2012 | Labour Women fully supports the principle underpinning the publication of the Private Members Bill calling for legislation for the X case. Labour Women are committed to the implementation of the Supreme Court decision in the X case and we deplore the failure of successive Irish ...
  5. Women better educated yet earn less and remain under-represented in decision-making 01 February 2012 | On Thursday 2nd Feb, the Seanad will debate the Electoral (Amendment) (Political Funding) Bill, which seeks to address the under-representation of women in politics by reducing the public funding of political parties which fail to run a minimum percentage of candidates of either gender. The ...
  6. LW Film Night a great night out 26 January 2012 | Labour Women gathered in the Irish Film Institute for a fundraiser to raise funds for the New Women Candidates Fund. It may have been a Monday evening, but the IFI was teeming with people. A large number of them were clutching the distinctive ticket for ...
  7. LW at the How to Elect More Women Conference 20 January 2012 | Labour Women attended the How to Elect More Women Conference in Dublin Castle. The Conference was hosted by Minister Kathleen Lynch TD who has shown leadership and energy in the issue of improving women's political participation. The Conference centred around the new legislation which aims ...
  8. LW looks forward to the major Conference on Women in Politics 18 December 2011 | LW looks forward to the major Conference announced by Minister Kathleen Lynch TD. The preliminary plans to host a major conference entitled "How to Elect More Women?" on 20th January 2012 in Dublin Castle are exciting. This event will put the issue on women's representation ...
  9. LW welcomes gender legislation 14 December 2011 | Labour Women welcomes the introduction of the Electoral Amendment Political Funding Bill which will halve the funding to political parties if they fail to run minimum of 30% candidates of either gender. "This legislation will address the gender imbalance which has been so persistent in ...
  10. LW elects new Executive 13 November 2011 | LW National Conference elected a new Executive to guide the work of LW for the next two years. The members of the new Executive are : Ally Carr, Angelina Cox, Judy Dunne, Katherine Dunne, Michelle Lee, Marie Moynihan, Muireann Neylon, Sinead Ni Chulachain, Angela Timlin. ...
  11. LW Conference News - Celebrating 40 Years of Labour Women 13 November 2011 | Labour Women Conference - Celebrating 40 Years of Labour Women The Lord Mayor Cllr Andrew Montague opened the event with his welcoming words. 'We have made progress in the 40 years that Labour Women have been working for women's advancement in politics, but we continue ...
  12. LW National Conference to celebrate 40 years of Labour Women 11 November 2011 | Labour Women gather in the Mansion House for Labour Women National Conference on Sat 12th Nov to celebrate 40 years of Labour Women. The Labour Party established a Women's Advisory Council in 1971, 40 years ago. At that time women played a minor role in ...
  13. LW welcomes award to 'Women For Election' 19 October 2011 | Labour Women welcomes the announcement today that Women for Election has won a Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Social Impact Programme award. Katherine Dunne, Labour Women chair said: "Labour Women shares the vision of Women for Election of an Ireland with balanced participation of women and men ...
  14. LW Seminar 'Empowering Women in the Local Community to Europe' in Tipperary Town 20 September 2011 | Labour Women Seminar 'Empowering Women from the Local Community to Europe' in Tipperary Town on a September Saturday was one of the Labour Women regional meetings, held in Tipperary Town for the first time. Some of the Labour Party women at the LW Seminar in ...
  15. LW event in Tipperary highlights women's participation in local community and politics 09 September 2011 | Labour Women and Karen Lyons (Labour Party Tipperary Town) are hosting a seminar which links women with the local community, politics and Europe. The seminar will take place on Saturday, 17th September at 11.00am in the Ballykisteen Hotel, Limerick Junction and is entitled; 'Empowering Women: ...
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