The Irish Women's Parliamentary Caucus, established in 2017, is a cross-party forum for Irish women parliamentarians to discuss and campaign on issues predominantly affecting women.
The Irish Women's Parliamentary Caucus hosted the first International Congress of Parliamentary Women's Caucuses on 9-10 September 2018 in Dublin Castle, Ireland.
The conference brought together female parliamentarians from more than 40 countries to discuss issues facing women and how parliamentarians can work to address them.
The constitution outlines the vision, mission, membership and working arrangements of the Irish Women's Parliamentary Caucus.
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More information about the International Congress of Parliamentary Women's Caucuses
- What is the International Congress of Parliamentary Women's Caucuses?
A gathering of female parliamentarians from across the globe to discuss issues facing women and how parliamentarians can work to address them.
Topics for discussion will include
- Women's achievements in politics
- Proposals for action
- Women in the real world
- When will it take place?
9 and 10 September 2018
Delegates will gather on Sunday, 9 September with a reception and formal gala dinner in the Dublin Castle State Apartments.
The conference will begin on Monday morning, 10 September and will conclude on Monday evening.
- Where will it be held?
Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland
- Who will be speaking?
To find out about the speakers, visit the Programme page.
- What languages will be spoken?
The primary language for the International Congress of Parliamentary Women's Caucuses will be English. Simultaneous interpretation will be available in French, German and Spanish.
- Why is it being held?
The Congress aims to
- bring together representatives of international women's caucuses to provide an opportunity for learning and exchange and reflect on progress of women in politics
- set the agenda for women's politics
- launch a declaration for women in politics 2018
- Who should attend?
Members of women's caucuses
Members of international women's organisations
- How much does it cost?
There is no fee to attend the congress.
Delegates are responsible for their own travel and accommodation costs.
- Is there a dress code?
The dress code for the event is business dress.