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 January the minister for public expenditure and reform, Paschal Donohoe, announced a range of initiatives designed to produce a 50/50 gender split in civil service … Continue reading Women prioritised in dead heat contests for top Irish jobs