Seanad Public Consultation Committee recommends a reserved seat in Seanad for Travellers
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Seanad Public Consultation Committee recommends a reserved seat in Seanad for Travellers

Read the full report here. The Seanad Public Consultation Committee is recommending a reserved seat in the Seanad for Travellers (Taoiseach’s nominee), in a report launched in Leinster House this…

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Irish Traveller Movement welcome the publication of The Seanad Public Consultation Committee Report: Travellers to A More Equitable Ireland Post-Recognition
A group picture after the launch!

Irish Traveller Movement welcome the publication of The Seanad Public Consultation Committee Report: Travellers to A More Equitable Ireland Post-Recognition

  Today the report of the Seanad Committee which examined Traveller’s experience of life in Ireland following recognition of their ethnic minority status was launched making 34 recommendations under nine…

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Reboot Republic: Keep Fighting

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Colette spoke to Reboot Republic about her introduction to activism and her work in the Seanad. "Narratives like homelessness is normal and poverty is self-inflicted can as strong an adversary…

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Adult Safeguarding

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Introduction Colette has introduced legislation to better protect adults from harm as well as from physical, sexual, psychological and financial abuse. She introduced the Adult Safeguarding Bill in April 2017. The…

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Disabilities

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Introduction As a Senator, Colette has highlighted the need for the Government to adequately invest in healthcare, education, financial support and housing for people with disabilities. She is a member…

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