In Conversation With… An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin

Register Here Women for Election are delighted to welcome An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin, for a special edition of our In Conversation With… series. An Taoiseach will be speaking to broadcaster and journalist, Dearbhail McDonald on Monday, 8th of March at 2pm for our International Women’s Day Event.

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Report Launch: More Women Changing the Face of Politics

  Women for Election are delighted to launch our research report, More Women Changing the Face of Politics: Women’s Experience of Running for Election in Ireland. This research has been funded by the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage. Out speakers will include Caitriona Gleeson, WfE CEO, Dr Fiona Buckley UCC, Alison Cowzer, Chair of […]

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In Conversation With… Deputy Holly Cairns

Join Deputy Holly Cairns on Monday the 22nd of February at 6.30pm for our first In Conversation With… of 2021. Deputy Cairns will be speaking to Jennifer Bray about her political journey.   Register Here

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In Conversation With… Minster Catherine Martin

Register Here Join the deputy leader of the Green Party, Minister Catherine Martin TD, on Thursday 12th November at 6pm for another episode of our In Conversation With… series. Minister Martin will be speaking to broadcaster and journalist, Dearbhail McDonald. We are proud and delighted to have Minister Martin, a former WfE alum, take the […]

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In Conversation With… Clare Daly MEP

Register Here Women for Election welcome Clare Daly MEP as the latest guest on In Conversation With… Clare will be speaking to broadcaster and journalist, Alison O’Connor on Thursday 15th October at 3pm.

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In Conversation With… Maria Walsh MEP

Register Here Women for Election are delighted to welcome Maria Walsh, MEP, as a guest on In Conversation With… Maria will be talking to Margaret E. Ward about her political journey and the move to Europe.

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In Conversation With… Senator Ivana Bacik

Register Here We are delighted to have Senator Ivana Bacik take the In Conversation With… hot seat on Thursday 24th of September at 12.30pm. Senator Bacik will be speaking to journalist Jennifer Bray about her political journey as well as current Irish political issues.

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In Conversation With… Deputy Mary Lou McDonald

Register Here   We are delighted to announce Deputy Mary Lou McDonald will be a guest on the WfE In Conversation With…series. Deputy McDonald will be speaking to author Martina Fitzgerald on Thursday the 16th July at 3pm.   Our Working Together Webinars are free, however if you are in the position to make a donation, you […]

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In Conversation With…Panelist Discussion

Register Here We are delighted to welcome Senator Alice-Mary Higgins, Fiona O’Loughlin and Pauline O’Reilly to a special edition of our In Conversation With…series Colette Sexton will facilitate a discussion around the recent government formation, the new Taoiseach’s nominations to the Seanad as well as gender equality in Irish Politics.   Our Working Together Webinars are free, […]

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In Conversation With… Activist Ailbhe Smyth

Register Here We are delighted to welcome Activist and Academic, Ailbhe Smyth to the In Conversation With.. hot seat. Ailbhe is a political campaigner who was apart of the Women’s Liberation Movement in the 1970s and a founding director of the Women’s Education, Resource and Research Centre (WERRC), University College Dublin (UCD). Ailbhe will be […]

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Our INSPIRE Campaign School kicked off last night, where we welcomed so many future leaders who are ready to take the next step in their political journey. Watch this space! #MoreWomen

Thanks also to @OrlaithCarmody for this insightful session on #confidence.

If we want #MoreWomen we need to talk to men. Looking forward to interviewing An Taoiseach @MichealMartinTD on #IWD2021 in what I believe is the first male politician to be interviewed for the @women4election ’In Conversation With’ series? Register here 👇 #MoreWomen #IWD2021 https://twitter.com/women4election/status/1364236061443043330

Great to see @peterburkefg progressing the Moorehead recommendation to remunerate Councillors in line with standardised pay and conditions.

This will help make it possible for #MoreWomen to put themselves forward for election.

https://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/councillors-to-get-8-000-pay-increase-soon-junior-minister-pledges-1.4492283

This #InternationalWomensDay, we'll be joined by An Taoiseach, @MichealMartinTD for a special edition of 'In Conversation With...'

An Taoiseach will be speaking to broadcaster and journalist, @DearbhailDibs

Join us for #IWD2021, March 8th @ 2pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Je-hoEsYQPqS5QaeIypZaQ?mc_cid=dc3446e0f2&mc_eid=9f79571679