Ireland ranks in a disappointing 98th place* globally for the representation of women in national politics
The % of female Dail deputies stands at only 23%.

We’re looking for a dynamic, goal focused CEO to lead Women for Election and achieve our mission of increasing the number of women in elected office. Please find the full job description here

Please email your CV to alison@womenforelection.ie Closing Date for applications 23rd September 2020

Join us in changing the face of Irish politics for the better!

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Why did you run for election? What has been your proudest achievement? Why do we need #MoreWomen in Local Government?

@MargaretEWard will put these questions (& more) to seven women Councillors from across Ireland next Tues at 6.30pm.

Join us! https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eEs6jZKVS_ujM5hsiXyfBA

Yesterday I worked on the cross party motion to make sure the City Taskforce was more balanced and I’m delighted to join the group but why has @IrishTimes referred to male SPC chairs as Cllr and not me....🤦🏻‍♀️when we are seeking gender balance? #moremna #everydaysexism https://twitter.com/irishtimes/status/1381711736345042947

This is such an important event.

Join @Raemmu, @SharingWithYemi and @TBuczkowska as they empower migrants with the knowledge of how the various political systems in Ireland work and how to make the most of their voting rights.

Link to sign up 👇
https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/migrant-political-partipation-tickets-150132730037?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

Interesting presentation by Diarmuid O’Leary @DeptHousingIRL at @women4election lunchtime seminar aiming to inform about how local government works and get #MoreWomen running for local election #YourCouncil