VIDEO: Politicians join forces to highlight Equal Pay Day 2020
Today – Monday, 9th November 2020 – is Equal Pay Day in Ireland, the day on which women effectively stop earning for the rest of the year, due to the current gender pay gap of 14.4%.
To mark the day, and raise awareness about gender inequalities, we have worked with over 20 Oireachtas members and the Lord Mayor of Dublin to produce this video… https://youtu.be/nkt2xDBQZSk
Participants in the video include representatives from Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael, the Green Party, Sinn Féin, the Labour Party, the Social Democrats and Solidarity-People Before Profit, including:
The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Hazel Chu.
Senators Ivana Bacik, Lorraine Clifford-Lee and Emer Currie, joint Chairs of the WorkEqual Oireachtas All-Party Group; and
Ministers of State Peter Burke, Niall Collins and Ossian Smyth.
The other politicians featured are:
Senator Aisling Dolan.
Gary Gannon TD.
Martin Browne TD.
Senator Lisa Chambers.
Neale Richmond TD.
Senator Róisín Garvey.
Sorca Clarke TD.
Aodhán Ó Ríordáin TD.
Senator Mary Seery-Kearney.
Christopher O’Sullivan TD.
Patrick Costello TD.
Senator Fiona O’Loughlin.
Bríd Smith TD.
Ged Nash TD.
Senator Erin McGreehan.
Thanks so much to all of those who contributed for their support.