Maria Walsh, MEP, speaks about her experience of training with Women for Election. Her first training session was a birthday gift to herself.

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I have allocated €62,000 to support women councillors establish caucuses in their areas.

It is imperative that we increase the number of women in Local Government and as Minister, I am determined to see a marked increase by 2024

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Today @LimerickCouncil Women’s Caucus met with Minister for Local Government and Planning @peterburkefg. The Minister acknowledged Limerick as the first Council to establish a women’s caucus and we had the opportunity to raise many issues of relevance

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Join us on Wednesday at 6.30pm for what promises to be an interesting discussion with President of @sinnfeinireland, and Leader of the Opposition @MaryLouMcDonald. Hosted by the always brilliant, @alisonoconn.

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It's actually so gorgeous to be confronted with so many different women's faces on all the #DBS21 election posters