This report looks at a decade's worth of data on unpaid work for caring, housework and childcare.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
New ESRI research has found the levels of integration here are higher than other Western European countries and the US.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
Black people, Travellers, lone parents, people with disabilities, and young males are suffering blatant discrimination in accessing housing.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2018
Stress, absenteeism, diminished productivity — such are the trials and challenges of the modern workplace, and particularly in the 'always on’ economy of 2018.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
Health sector workers are most likely to be off due to work-related illness, it has emerged.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2018
Four seals and a porpoise have been discovered washed up on a beach in west Waterford.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2017
Women fared better in the recession than men when it came to employment.
Wed, 30 Nov, 2016
There is reassuring news for parents this morning.
Wed, 02 Nov, 2016
Shift workers, women and new recruits are most at risk of work related stress, anxiety and depression, an ESRI report has found.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2016
Women are at a higher risk than men of developing work-related stress, anxiety and depression, it has emerged.
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
People employed in farming, fisheries or forestry are 24 times more likely to die in work-related accidents than those in service industries, a new study shows.
Fri, 15 May, 2015
People who work from home are under more pressure and struggle to find balance between their home and work life, new research has found.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2011
MORE than 300,000 households do not have a bank account, with 750,000 families unable to save on a regular basis, according to a report by a Government-backed think-tank.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2011
THE huge progress made in saving pensioners from poverty must not be lost in the December budget, Age Action Ireland has warned.
Wed, 08 Sep, 2010
About a sixth of households were still in the poverty trap in the dying days of the economic boom, it emerged today.
Tue, 07 Sep, 2010
Men are twice as likely as women to be employed in senior and middle management roles, new research revealed today.
Fri, 13 Nov, 2009
More than 12% of the adult population have been discriminated against in the last two years, it emerged today.
Tue, 27 May, 2008
GRADUATE workers in the public sector are earning as much as 30% more than their counterparts in private industry.
Tue, 03 Oct, 2006
Firms that pay highly educated women less than men for the same job are reflecting the bias, prejudice and discrimination of wider society, it was claimed today.
Tue, 29 Nov, 2005
THE number of children with unemployed parents dropped by two-thirds at the height of the Celtic Tiger, a survey revealed yesterday.
Fri, 19 Mar, 2004
The Irish Congress of Trade Unions has claimed that women are still being paid less than men in Ireland, despite 30 years of equality legislation.
Mon, 08 Mar, 2004
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