Marriage and adoption LGBT in Ireland

How many gay couples marry in Ireland?

2016.09.01

After the historic vote in Ireland, in support of gay marriage, there are the first full statistics since new marriage legislation came into effect. The number of marriages registered during the quarter was 3,539, ...

Gay marriage, Ireland holds a referendum

2015.05.22

Today the Republic of Ireland will hold a referendum on the introduction of same-sex marriage. Barring surprises, according to the main surveys the Yes vote has a good chance of winning. If they win, the ...

A touching ad for Irish Marriage Equality

2015.04.20

A new video advocating for LGBT Irish people to “bring family with you” to vote for same-sex marriage next month is pretty touching. The Republic of Ireland is set to vote on May 22 ...

Irish students step up campaign for gay marriage

2015.01.21

A national 'yes' campaign for the referendum on same-sex marriage has just been launched by Ireland's students union. The Emerald Isle, which introduced civil unions in 2011, is go to the polls in May ...

Northern Ireland turns better towards gay marriage

2014.02.25

In Northern Ireland the disposition towards same-sex relationships has improved. Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have interpreted data from the 2012 NI Life and Times Survey (NILT) discovering that tolerance for these relationships has ...