Archive for the ‘Parliamentary Questions’ Category
The Minister is missing the point of the Question, the workers unions at NUI Galway have no confidence in this task force which has little experience in these issues and has produced what is a weak list of recommendations. An independent inquiry needs to be established to investigate the culture of gender discrimination, intimidation and bullying at NUI Galway.
To ask the Minister for Education and Skills in view of the damage to the reputation of the National University of Ireland by recent high profile discrimination against female academic staff and applicants at NUI Galway, if she will back SIPTU’s call for an Independent Equality Review.
Clare’s questions to the Minister for Health remain unanswered this week..a question asking for mandatory inquests in the cases of maternal deaths given that there were eight maternal deaths from medical misadventure between 2007-2102, the facts which only emerged as a result of hard fought inquests, was moved to the Department of Justice(!), while this question below about Philomena Canning, he chose basically not to answer…