Mary Mitchell O’Connor said the positions will be for world-class academics and are not ‘easy jobs’.
‘You’ve got everything now, you should be fine’: How youth workers are helping LGBTI+ people post-marriage referendum
Marriage equality and the Gender Recognition Act were two significant milestones in recent years, but there’s still a lot of work to be done.
A referendum on the topic has been delayed.
Opinion: 'It would be easy to dismiss female genital mutilation as something alien to Ireland - but it's not'
Minister Josepha Madigan writes about how she is inspired by Ifra Ahmed and her fight against FGM in Ireland.
“We betrayed the public trust.”
Gender-blind casting and unconscious bias training on the way for some major Irish theatre companies
The move comes after 18 months of work following the Waking the Feminists movement.
The World Health Organisation’s revised classification system sees trans-identities added under conditions relating to sexual health.
We talked to the director of Saoirse Ronan’s new film, On Chesil Beach.
The 18-year-old has pretended to be a boy for most of her life.
A total of 78% showed a pay gap in favor of men, while 14% favored women and 8% had no gap.
All companies in the UK with over 250 employees will soon have to publish their stats on gender pay differences.
“People don’t speak about it unless a victim of this heinous crime speaks out.”
The former president has called on Pope Francis to address gender inequality in the Catholic Church.
Women earn 14.9% less than men in Spain.
The former president also called the Catholic Church an “empire of misogyny”.
The National Women’s Council will be meeting with the BAI on the issue.
EU figures show that in Ireland, women currently earn around 13.9% less than men
It has run a number of female-focused recruitment campaigns and says that gender diversity is an operational imperative.
A report looked into gender equality and pay at the national broadcaster.
An ESRI report said this was because women were more likely to work in part-time jobs or smaller firms.
The equality reports come following a series of high profile gender discrimination cases taken against the university by female academic staff in recent years.
The deputy leader of Sinn Féin writes for TheJournal.ie on her frustration with the ‘arrogance and entitlement’ of establishment parties.
'The right to do any job they like': New book sets out a declaration for the rights of boys and girls
Irish publisher Siobhan Parkinson of Little Island tells us why they decided to publish the book.
A major UK retailer is doing just that.
'The portrayal of gender abuse is often misused in order to justify discriminatory and even racist speech'
The inclusivity of our feminist discourse must be continually re-affirmed, write Nicoletta Mandolini and Dr Caroline Williamson.
'You won't hear a woman's voice, and it's not acceptable': What are Irish radio stations doing about gender balance?
We asked the stations themselves – and the Minister for Communications.
Questions being posed internally by employees, along with some of their names, began appearing on outside websites.
US media reports have said that the employee was removed from their position after violating the company code of conduct.
An apology printed today said the article “included unacceptable comments that caused offence to many”.
Are dolls for girls and cars for boys a thing of the past?
This was on foot of a report this morning.
The former Top Gear 2.0 presenter is earning over £2 million – more than four times the amount of the BBC’s highest-paid woman.
Why there are so few female surgeons: 'There's definitely an issue around being competitive in an interview'
Yesterday, the Royal College of Surgeons launched a report that aims to increase their female representation.
Just 7% of all surgeons in Ireland are women.
Do those social justice warriors and feminists not see the irony in claiming to oppose racism and sexism whilst harbouring contempt for one group of people, writes AR Devine.
Only in a sexist society would women be told that caring about representation at the highest levels of government is wrong, writes Lorraine Courtney.
'Even going to the gynaecologist might be seen as cheating': Changing how one country views its women
“Did he control his wife in the past? Soza pauses for a second. “Yes,” he says.”
Some 53,000 more females than males were recorded in the Census 2016 results.
Now, students will have a choice between wearing a kilt, culottes, shorts, trousers or PE gear, depending on their preference.
Restored Hearing’s Rhona Togher says both her gender and age have been barriers in business.