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Our gift to you to celebrate 2022!

Check out this year’s holiday gift to all from LGIU! We’ve showcased some of our favourite briefings of 2022 inspired by four jolly themes: health and happiness, connection and community, progress and prosperity, and self-care and balance.

Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa

Swift Read: Running up that hill – Women’s voices in the Council Chamber

In this briefing, Dr. Aodh Quinlivan of UCC Research explores recent research on the representation of women in Ireland’s council chambers. He outlines the considerable challenges associated with improving the participation rates of women in Ireland’s political arena.

Ireland With case study

Oireachtas Report: October 2022

This briefing looks at a very busy Oireachtas period, parts of which were dominated by the implosion of the UK Government under Liz Truss, which had attempted, with some apparent success, to reset relations on the issue of Brexit and the NI Protocol after the turbulence of the Johnson years.