DRCC presents to Oireachtas Committee on Gender Equality

31 March 2022

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Dublin Rape Crisis Centre today presented its consideration of the recommendations of the Citizens Assembly on Gender Equality. We are grateful to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Gender Equality for the invitation to speak to its members about our suggestions and concerns following the Assembly's proposals.

Shirley Scott, DRCC Policy Manager, presented our statement and CEO Noeline Blackwell also fielded questions from the committee members.  Also addressing the members were Sarah Benson, CEO of Women's Aid, and Cliona Saidleir, Executive Director of Rape Crisis Network Ireland. 

You can download the full text of our statement here.


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