All posts tagged "ireland"

  • Challenging the policy of procrastination

    The British government has decided not to decide its Brexit goals, Gordon Brown argued this week; but the country can’t begin this journey without knowing its destination. Matt Ross hears

    • Posted November 15, 2018
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  • Reversing the flow: tempting emigrants back home

    Mass migration isn’t only a problem for destination countries; those losing swathes of young, ambitious people can suffer too. Gavin O’Toole explains how Mexico, Mali, Latvia and Ireland are working

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Ireland plugs pensions gap for public servants

    The mandatory retirement age for thousands of public servants in the Republic of Ireland is set to rise from 65 to 70 – addressing an anomaly under which officials are required

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • Merger creates new union force in Ireland

    A new 80,000-strong public service union for the Republic of Ireland is set to launch in January, after members of three unions voted overwhelmingly to merge. Leaders of the Public

    • Posted December 1, 2017
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  • Women Leaders Index Gender Equality Case Study: Ireland

    Every country has a different story to tell on women leaders in the civil service. Interviewing experts on the findings of our Women Leaders Index – which tracks the proportion

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Women prioritised in dead heat contests for top Irish jobs

    Women are to be favoured in selection processes that find two candidates to be of equal merit, under new rules applying to senior jobs in Ireland’s civil service. On 16

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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