Ireland currently ranks 101st in the world for female representation in national government. According to the extensive research presented in the study, women bring inclusive styles of leadership that have been found to be more democratic, co-operative, and inclusive.
Sexual violence in conflict has been used for centuries as a tactic of war and terror and continues to be used today. The cost of war is great but the cost of war against women and girls is incalculable, and yet such violence is not talked about.
April 24th marks the anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse which killed 1,138 garment workers. Off the back of Fashion Revolution Week, which seeks to commemorate those lost and advocate for safer fashion production, the question is how do we support those who make our clothes going forward?
The chilling story of the Rohingya people which remains ongoing has been somewhat cast away by the media.