Reader's Blog: When women vote for Trump, then nothing will change

Reader's Blog: When women vote for Trump, then nothing will change

When women vote for Trump, then nothing will change International Women’s Day, yesterday, asked how women ‘can help forge a more gender-balanced world’.

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Maisie Williams hopes there will be no need for another Me Too campaign

Maisie Williams hopes there will be no need for another Me Too campaign

The Game Of Thrones actress wants a safer industry for women.

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Writer Scarlett Curtis: Collective identity of feminism gave me reason to live

Writer Scarlett Curtis: Collective identity of feminism gave me reason to live

The Feminists Don’t Wear Pink (And Other Lies) author and activist spoke at the Women Of The World event in London.

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Calls to tackle domestic violence on International Women’s Day

Calls to tackle domestic violence on International Women’s Day

Hundreds of people gathered on O’Connell Bridge to protest gender inequality.

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Taoiseach: 'Epidemic of violence' against women must stop

Taoiseach: 'Epidemic of violence' against women must stop

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said the "epidemic of violence" against women must come to a halt, as the Cabinet agreed measures and laws to combat gender inequality.

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Ireland has highest level of claimed sexual harassment in Europe

Ireland has highest level of claimed sexual harassment in Europe

Ireland has the highest level of claimed sexual harassment in Europe - and is among the worst in the world.

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A healthy DOSE of work-life balance for wellness innovator businesswomen

A healthy DOSE of work-life balance for wellness innovator businesswomen

It’s tech innovation meets wellness -- two British businesswomen with strong Irish roots targeting so-called “healthy hedonists” are encouraging others to find that ever elusive work-life balance.

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These are the amazing Irish women Tesco stores will pay tribute to today

These are the amazing Irish women Tesco stores will pay tribute to today

A special installation across Tesco Ireland stores today is paying tribute to six inspiring Irish women.

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Sports stars and clubs celebrate International Women’s Day

Sports stars and clubs celebrate International Women’s Day

Liverpool players and staff hailed the important women in their lives while England Cricket ran a competition for girls to join training sessions.

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Richard Herring ‘polite trolling’ for International Women’s Day

Richard Herring ‘polite trolling’ for International Women’s Day

The comedian has launched his annual GoFundMe page to raise money for Refuge.

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Ireland’s most successful women share their experience of gender balance

Ireland’s most successful women share their experience of gender balance

This International Women’s Day, the theme is Balance For Better. Some of Ireland’s most successful women share their experience of gender balance with Ciara McDonnell

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Young girls should not create barriers for themselves when it comes to careers

Young girls should not create barriers for themselves when it comes to careers

In her work with Ervia, the parent company of Irish Water,April Mangan straddles two careers – as an engineer and as a public relations expert. She shares her thoughts on work, family and International Women's Day with Dan Buckley

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It’s a woman’s world, at least for today, and that’s reason for hope

It’s a woman’s world, at least for today, and that’s reason for hope

Today is International Women’s Day. It is a day to be happy and rejoice. We can decide to be either depressed or encouraged at the general state of gender equality, so let’s choose the latter.

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The people behind the portraits: UCC launch campaign to build women up

The people behind the portraits: UCC launch campaign to build women up

University College Cork has developed a new campaign for International Women’s Day where women put forward other women to highlight their achievements.

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Vicky Phelan guest edits ‘Feelgood’

Vicky Phelan guest edits ‘Feelgood’

Taking a new direction as a cervical cancer campaigner, Vicky Phelan is guest editor of tomorrow’s Feelgood magazine, writes Irene Feighan, Feelgood Editor

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Top 50 biggest female artist albums of all time in Ireland announced for International Women’s Day

Top 50 biggest female artist albums of all time in Ireland announced for International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women's Day on March 8, the Official Irish Charts and IRMA has unveiled the biggest female artist albums of all-time.

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Irish women to be celebrated at 'The Business of Books' ahead of International Women's Day

Irish women to be celebrated at 'The Business of Books' ahead of International Women's Day

A number of Irish women working in the literary field are to be celebrated this Thursday as part of Network Cork's 'The Business of Books' event.

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Rape victim urges mass protest on Global Women’s Day

Rape victim urges mass protest on Global Women’s Day

A Limerick woman who was raped when she was 13 is leading the call for people to take to the streets of Dublin to mark International Women’s Day.

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Annie Lennox, Lily Allen and Maisie Williams to appear at Women Of The World

Annie Lennox, Lily Allen and Maisie Williams to appear at Women Of The World

The festival will take a frank look at ongoing gender equality issues.

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'If we stop, the world stops' - Five million female workers take to streets in Spain

'If we stop, the world stops' - Five million female workers take to streets in Spain

Over five million women have taken to the streets of cities across Spain for marches protesting against wage gaps and gender violence, and demanding an end to glass ceilings for female workers.

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Ireland stars read mean tweets for International Women’s Day

Ireland stars read mean tweets for International Women’s Day

“We’ll just go out and prove them wrong!”

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10 women-led Netflix shows we think you should watch on International Women’s Day

10 women-led Netflix shows we think you should watch on International Women’s Day

From Robin Wright, the first female president of the United States to anti-hero Jessica Jones and her ass-kicking ways, Netflix has a lot to offer on International Women's Day.

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Half of women feel employers doing enough to improve gender diversity, survey finds

Half of women feel employers doing enough to improve gender diversity, survey finds

Only half of women feel that their employers are doing enough to improve gender diversity, a survey has found.

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Learning Points: Constance left indelible mark on modern State

Learning Points: Constance left indelible mark on modern State

St Stephen’s Green is a beautiful place any time of the year but spring is particularly magical.

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Shining a light on hidden abuses in Irish society

Shining a light on hidden abuses in Irish society

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, the suffrage newspaper the ‘Irish Citizen’ still holds many lessons today, writes Professor Louise Ryan.

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Financial independence can empower women everywhere

Financial independence can empower women everywhere

This is especially true in the developing world, where women pool their savings so each member can buy basics when the need arises, says Bobbi Gray.

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Aer Lingus celebrates International Women’s Day with flight staffed by all-female team

Aer Lingus celebrates International Women’s Day with flight staffed by all-female team

“Increasing diversity in aviation is essential to ensure that our business can adapt to change.”

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Emma Watson delights fans by hiding books for International Women’s Day

Emma Watson delights fans by hiding books for International Women’s Day

Emma Watson has been sharing her top reads with unsuspecting fans.

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Game Of Thrones rape scene inspired Sophie Turner to combat domestic violence

Game Of Thrones rape scene inspired Sophie Turner to combat domestic violence

Her character was raped by Ramsay Bolton in series five.

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Statue of little girl facing up to Wall Street's Charging Bull appears for International Women's Day

Statue of little girl facing up to Wall Street's Charging Bull appears for International Women's Day

Fearless Girl is a message about women in leadership in the heart of New York’s financial district.

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Donald Trump tweeted his respect for women on International Women's Day and you can guess the response

Donald Trump tweeted his respect for women on International Women's Day and you can guess the response

The president said he had “tremendous respect for women and the many roles they serve”.

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Iceland to compel employers prove they offer equal pay

Iceland to compel employers prove they offer equal pay

Iceland will be the first country in the world to make employers prove they offer equal pay regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexuality or nationality, the government has said.

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Statue of defiant young girl now stares down Wall Street's raging bull

Statue of defiant young girl now stares down Wall Street's raging bull

Wall Street's famous charging bull statue has finally met his match - a young girl with a strong message on International Women's Day.

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People are sharing strong messages on #InternationalWomensDay

People are sharing strong messages on #InternationalWomensDay

It's International Women's Day, and time for us all to show our appreciation to the women in our lives.

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Less than one in 10 Irish companies have female CEO

Less than one in 10 Irish companies have female CEO

Just 8% of Irish companies currently have a female CEO, while women make up just 12% of board members in Ireland.

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Parties urged to appoint more women to vacant Council seats

Parties urged to appoint more women to vacant Council seats

Irish political parties are being urged to mark International Women's Day by committing to more female representation on local Councils.

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EU calls for gender equality

The European Union marked International Women’s Day today with a pledge to fight discrimination and domestic violence against women.

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Women 'still losing jobs due to pregnancy'

Pregnant women are being forced out of their jobs as part of the worst alleged gender discrimination in the North, it was claimed today.

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Council highlights shortage of women in politics

The National Women's Council of Ireland is marking International Women's Day today by highlighting the ongoing lack of women in politics.

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Aid workers bid to fight genital mutilation

Irish aid workers are pioneering a new programme to combat female genital mutilation (FGM) in Somalia.

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Women's Aid hails ad campaign success

A campaign to highlight domestic violence has prompted many victims to speak out for the first time, according to the organisation behind the initiative.

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ICTU highlights workplace inequality

The Irish Congress of Trade Unions will today highlight the inequality of women in the workplace in Ireland.

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Protestors demand action on domestic violence

Hundreds of protesters will be gathering outside the Dáil today to call on the Government to tackle violence against women.

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Ireland urged to champion EU Equality Ombudsman

Ireland's presidency of the European Union was today urged to appoint a special ombudsman on equality issues.

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ICTU: ‘Men still being paid more than women’

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.

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Greens criticise gender balance of FF candidates

The Green Party has criticised Fianna Fáil for failing to run any female candidates in this year’s European election.

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