Equal Pay for Equal Work

Core principle must be established by new Government[more]

MEP Urges Rapid Fund Action for Intel Workers

Any workers made redundant by cutbacks in Intel should have measures under the European Globalisation Fund (EGF) assessed by the Department of Education & Skills and an early application made to support those who lose their jobs[more]

€220,000 Price of Discriminatory Payscales

Teachers who began teaching after February 2012 would earn approx. €220,000 less over a 40 year career than a teacher who commenced before 2011.[more]

Call for Support for Domestic Workers and Carers

A report in the European Parliament has adopted a proposal that a Carers Leave Directive should be developed. This was warmly welcomed by Independent MEP Marian Harkin who stated that she had called for such a proposal on many...[more]

Castleblaney Solidarity with the people of Brussels

“There will be a before and an after March 22nd for the capital of the European Union – Brussels - just as there was a before and after 9/11 for New York – indeed for the whole world”.[more]

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