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  1. 240x160_ivanabacikExhibition celebrates the lives of revolutionary women Issued 19 July 2018 Commenting on the launch of the exhibition 'Votes for Women: Suffrage and Citizenship' today, Chairperson of the Vótáil 100 Committee, Labour Senator Ivana Bacik encouraged …
  2. National Women's Council event on Gender Pay GapFurther delays in gender pay gap legislation disappointing Issued 26 June 2018 Labour Seanad Leader, Ivana Bacik has welcomed the move by the Government to finally approve and publish their own gender pay gap reporting bill, but said she was …
  3. labour YESVoting Yes on May 25th is the only way to deal with so-called ‘hard cases’ Issued 15 May 2018 With just ten days to go until Irish citizens will be voting on the removal of the eighth amendment from the Constitution, Labour Senator Ivana Bacik has said that voting Yes …
  4. gender pay gapBill to close Gender Pay Gap already in the Oireachtas Issued 7 May 2018 Labour Seanad Leader, Senator Ivana Bacik has reminded the Government that there is already a bill progressing through the Oireachtas that can quickly be passed to kick start …
  5. Labour GalwayBacik launches Labour Yes Campaign in Galway Issued 4 May 2018 Today, Senator Ivana Bacik launched the Labour Party campaign for a Yes vote in Galway, with Labour representative for Galway West, Councillor Niall McNelis. Senator Bacik …
  6. Women's Health in Ireland - YESSenator Ivana Bacik to speak at Cross-political Grouping Launch of Yes Campaign today Issued 2 May 2018 Senator Ivana Bacik will be speaking today at the launch of a cross-political and cross-professional group seeking to secure public understanding and support for the …
  7. gender pay gapTime for Ireland to close the Gender Pay Gap Issued 5 April 2018 Labour Senator Ivana Bacik has said the new British wage transparency reporting law has shone an important light on the existence of a substantial gender pay gap there, and …
  8. With Alibhe SmythSpeech by Ivana Bacik Thirty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill 2018 Issued 28 March 2018 I welcome the Minister and welcome this historic debate, in which at last after 35 years – if this Bill is passed - we are giving the Irish people the right to vote on …
  9. 240x160_ivanabacikBacik welcomes success of #TakeBackTrinity campaign Issued 15 March 2018 Speaking today in the Front Square of Trinity College Dublin by invitation of the TCD Students’ Union at the conclusion of the students’ occupation of Trinity, Labour …
  10. gender pay gapTime to Close the Gender Pay Gap Issued 8 March 2018 As International Women’s Day is marked around the world, Labour Senator Ivana Bacik has called for the progression of Labour’s Gender Pay Gap Information Bill. Senator …
  11. 240x160_ivanabacikBacik welcomes EU call to ban plastic packaging Issued 17 January 2018 Labour spokesperson on Climate Action and the Environment, Senator Ivana Bacik, has welcomed plans by the EU to ensure all plastic packaging is recyclable by 2030, saying …
  12. 240x160_ivanabacikSpeech by Ivana Bacik on Eighth Amendment Committee Report Issued 17 January 2018 I welcome the Minister to the House, and welcome this important and historic debate. First - I, and my party, Labour, fully support the report’s recommendations, in …
  13. 240x160_ivanabacikTime for Government to ban non-compostable cups Issued 11 January 2018 Labour Party Environment spokesperson, Senator Ivana Bacik, has called on the Government to ban non-compostable coffee cups in tandem with introducing the latte levy. This …
  14. ARC 2017 Stella CreasyRepeal the 8th Issued 20 December 2017 For many years, I have campaigned for Repeal of the Eighth Amendment; ever since my student days when I was taken to court and threatened with prison by SPUC (Society for the …
  15. National Women's Council event on Gender Pay GapGender Pay Gap Legislation Issued 1 December 2017 On 25th October 2017, a bill that I had introduced in the Seanad in May was passed through Committee stage with government support. My gender pay gap bill would require all …
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