Gender equality and discrimination in Ireland

The photographer in defense of men’s tenderness


In conjunction with the initiative put in place by Tinder, the photographer Andrea Zipoli takes the field in defense of men. Hurling abuse at stereotypes and prejudices that want men to be just aggressors, ...

Irish institutions are just a bit misogynous


Although Ireland ranked ninth out of 27 EU members, in 2103, in terms of gender equality, it still under-represents the fair sex in its local structures. Figures emerging from a report released by the ...

Sex crimes up 50% in Ireland


In Ireland, the number of sexual offences increased by 50% between 2007 and 2012, rising from 1,366 recorded offences in 2007 to 2,049 in 2012. But other offences have also increased, according to a ...