Greens back call for gender pay transparency in publicly funded organisations

The Green Party today backed calls for gender pay transparency in publicly funded organisations, following revelations of a significant gender pay gap in RTÉ. Speaking...

Greens welcome return of Dublin City Council Beta Projects

Green Party Councillor Claire Byrne today welcomed the news that Dublin City Council Beta Projects is to restart from next month, following pressure to...

Green Party: Nothing new in National Climate Mitigation Plan

Government must be more ambitious if Ireland is to be at the centre of the new clean industrial revolution Responding to the publication of the...

Greens: Direct provision system denying children a normal life

The Green Party said today that the Direct Provision system is denying children the chance at a normal life, and that the current system...

Martin: No surprise INTO have rejected Government pay deal

A commitment to equal pay for equal work and ending pay discrimination is essential   Green Party Deputy Leader and Spokesperson for Education, Catherine Martin TD,...

Greens criticise lack of strategic vision in Summer Economic Statement

Speaking today, Green Party Leader Eamon Ryan TD said: “We had hoped that the new Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, would use the opportunity...

Dáil votes in favour of Deposit Refund Scheme for bottles

Green Party welcome passage of Waste Reduction Bill 2017 The Green Party have welcomed the passage of the Waste Reduction Bill 2017 through second stage...

South Dublin County Council to prioritise wood in construction

SDCC pass ‘Wood First’ Policy for new Council funded buildings South Dublin County Council has adopted a ‘Wood First’ Policy, requiring the use of wood...

Greens: Government must act on Repair – Lease Scheme housing failure

The Green Party today called on the Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy TD to rethink the approach to housing in the light of the...

Green Party and Labour team up to reduce waste

The Labour Party today announced that they will co-sponsor the Green Party’s Waste Reduction Bill, and will use its Private Members’ slot this Tuesday...

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