Category Archives: Politics and Lobbying

Cork City Council votes to support a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment

This week during, a 5+ hour session, in which topics as varied as the lack of librarians to new cycle lanes were tackled after the summer recess, Cork City Council…

Abortion Rights Campaign calls on Government to follow UN recommendations to hold referendum on Article 40.3.3°

Thursday 24 July 2014 The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) has today welcomed a call for wider abortion access in Ireland by a UN committee of international human rights experts. The…

Abortion, Ireland & Human Rights – What? Who? How?

            This week, the Abortion Rights Campaign contributed to a joint statement, sent representatives, and delivered an address to the UN Human Rights Committee to…

Are you going to Vote Pro Choice?

On May 23rd many of you will vote in the Local and European elections and in the Dublin West and Longford/Westmeath by elections. ARC have been asking you to ‘Question your Candidate‘ and would love to…

Question your Candidate!

On May 23rd, many of you will cast your vote and decide which candidates will represent us on the local councils and in the European Parliament. Some of our election candidates…