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  1. LW supports Somalia fundraiser 30 August 2011 | LW join Michaeld D Higgins, Joe Costello TD and Cllr Emer Costello in supporting a Somalia fundraiser. Labour Women joined Michael D. Higgins, Labour Party-nominated Candidate for the Office of President of Ireland and recently-appointed Patron of the charity Bóthar, and Joe Costello TD ...
  2. LW supports ICI photo exhibition highlighting fight against human trafficking 14 July 2011 | Labour Women and Labour Intercultural welcome the launch today of the ‘Not Natasha’ photo exhibition by the Forum on Migration and Communications (FOMACs) and the Immigrant Council of Ireland and join them in asking people to support the ‘Turn off the Red Light’ campaign against ...
  3. LW proud to support Michael D for President 20 June 2011 | Michael D Higgins is an exceptional person of whom we can all be proud. He represents everything that is best about Ireland and Labour Women is proud to support him in his journey to become the next President of Ireland. Ireland has always valued education ...
  4. LW backs Saudi women drivers 16 June 2011 | 'Labour Women fully support the protest planned for Friday 17th June 3pm outside Saudi Embassy in Dublin to protest against the ban Saudi Arabia has on women drivers', says Katherine Dunne Labour Women Chair. 'Saudi women are organising a protest on Friday by driving cars ...
  5. LW congratulate the Government on inspired and progressive action 24 May 2011 | Labour Women welcome the appointment of seven women Senators. The new appointments bring the proportion of women in the Seanad to 30 per cent. Labour Women further welcome the proposal to link funding to political parties with the level of women candidates political parties put ...
  6. LW confident Government can improve state board gender balane 18 April 2011 | Labour Women has commented on The Irish Examiner reports on women making up only 31% of state board appointments. "This Government has made a commitment to taking steps to ensure all State boards have the required 40% of each gender. Labour Women are confident this ...
  7. 'Rape tape' symptom of normalised sex industry 06 April 2011 | The comments in the 'rape tape' illustrate a casual attitude towards rape, one of the most serious crimes that can be committed, second only to murder. Easy access to pornography plays a part in moulding the attitudes of young men in particular," said Katherine Dunne, ...
  8. Labour's women co-opted to Councils 14 March 2011 | A number of women have been co-opted to City, County and Borough/Town Councils following the election of Councillors to the Dail. When a Councillor is elected to the Dail or the Seanad, (s)he has to resign the Council seat as the so called dual mandate ...
  9. Labour's new women Ministers 11 March 2011 | Labour Women can boast more women Ministers than any other party. Minister Joan Burton and Ministers of State Kathleen Lynch, Jan O'Sullivan and Roisin Shortall have all been excellent Dail performers whose contribution over the years has been formidable. Minister Joan Burton has been the ...
  10. LW welcomes appointment of Maire Whelan SC as first female AG 10 March 2011 | Katherine Dunne, Labour Women Chair, said: "I am delighted that Máire Whelan, a former member of the Labour Women executive, has been appointed to the position of Attorney General. This historic appointment gives Ireland its first ever female Attorney General in the history of the ...
  11. Programme for Government measures to increase women's participation in politics welcomed 07 March 2011 | Labour Women celebrate 100th International Women's Day Speaking at a well-attended post-conference event on Sunday, Katherine Dunne, Labour Women Chair, said: "Like the majority of party members we cautiously welcome the joint programme for government. Although it doesn't contain everything we would have liked, the ...
  12. 10 reasons to vote Labour 23 February 2011 | Labour Women ask the women and men of Ireland to carefully consider their vote on Friday. Katherine Dunne, Labour Women Chair said: "The right to vote is not something that anyone should take lightly. "Irish women achieved the right to vote almost a century ago ...
  13. LW in Dundalk to support Mary Moran 05 February 2011 | Mary Moran with some of the LW canvassers in Dundalk Labour Women joined Mary Moran on a Saturday canvass in Dundalk. Mary's constituency office on Clanbrassil Street was buzzing with supporters, including her family members who popped in and out. 'You must be busy', said ...
  14. Cllr Aine Clancy & LW host an evening with Fergus Finlay 01 February 2011 | There was standing room only when Cllr Aine Clancy and Fergus Finlay spoke about 'The Way Forward for Ireland' Cllr Aine Clancy, Dail candidate in Dublin Central along with sitting TD Joe Costello, hosted with Labour Women an evening with Fergus Finlay entitled 'Way Forward ...
  15. Susan O'Keeffe hosts Nollaig na mBan 07 January 2011 | Katherine Dunne (left) and Susan O'Keeffe Labour Women and Susan O'Keeffe hosted a Nollaig na mBan celebration in Sligo with the local women. The warm event was an occasion to look back at what women had achieved in 2010 and what hopes we have for ...
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