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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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In Conversation With… Senator Lynn Ruane

Register Here We are delighted to announce the next guest as part of our In Conversation With… series will be Senator Lynn Ruane who will be interviewed by broadcaster and journalist, Alison O’Connor on Thursday, 28th of May at 11am.

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In Conversation With… Ambassador Samantha Power

  Registration is now closed for this event We are delighted to announce the next guest as part of our In Conversation With… series will be Ambassador Samantha Power, who will be interviewed by broadcaster and journalist, Dearbhail McDonald on Thursday, 21st of May at 6pm. Ambassador Samantha Power is an award winning author, an academic and […]

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In Conversation with… Dearbhail McDonald

Registration for this webinar is now closed. To stay up to date with our online training sessions and webinar, subscribe to our Working Together Newsletter here. We will be releasing this interview at a later date as a podcast. Journalist and broadcaster, Dearbhail McDonald, puts Women for Election CEO, Ciairin de Buis, in the hot […]

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In Conversation with Samantha Power

Samantha Power will join us for an intimate event for Women for Election supporters tomorrow, 7 November 2019, at 3.30pm. Samantha will discuss her new book, The Education of an Idealist, being an Irish immigrant and her experience of often being the only woman at the table. The event will take place in our office: 36 Fitzwilliam […]

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Behind-the-scenes: a panel discussion on women’s careers in the political arena

Women for Election hosted by WeWork 2 Dublin Landings: Careers in Politics panel and networking session Join Women for Election in WeWork on Wednesday March 6th from 6pm to 8pm for a networking session and panel discussion of women’s careers behind-the-scenes of Irish politics. This year for International Women’s Week Women for Election is showcasing the […]

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Sligo: Communicating Europe with Women for Election

THIS EVENT IS NOW OVER. Date: 28th February, 2019 Time: 6pm to 8pm Location: The Glasshouse Hotel, Swan Point, Abbeyquarter North, Sligo, F91 NCA4 Google Maps Join Women for Election in Sligo on the evening of February 28th for a panel discussion on Europe with MEP Marian Harkin, Tara Farrell, Deputy CEO of the Longford Women’s Link, Fiona […]

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Latest Tweets

Want to see #MoreWomen elected? The next government should commit to:

1. Legislate for a quota system for local and Seanad elections.

2. Fund Women for Election to ensure we continue our vital work.

3. The Taoiseach should nominate diverse and expert women to the next Seanad.

#MoreWomen https://twitter.com/SamanthaJPower/status/1268991360343949312

The latest edition of our 'Working Together' newsletter is out now...

We've got info on upcoming training and events, as well our asks for the next Government to make sure we have #MoreWomen in political life.

Check it out here: https://womenforelection.ie/working-together-issue-twelve/

It can’t be just a co-incidence! I’m reminded of @SamanthaJPower words to @women4election supporters on this subject “no surprise women leaders often out-perform their male counterparts... it reflects the struggles many had to overcome to get to their positions “ https://twitter.com/women4election/status/1268812585601826817