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14/11/14

Test Event: summary

09/09/14

Lack of women on Irish radio is an intentional bias: Una Mullaly Opinion Piece (Irish Times): Awards show up gender imbalance

09/09/14

Interruptor Series, No. 18: Mary Fitzgerald: We talked to interruptor Mary Fitzgerald, an Irish journalist based in Libya, to get a sense of what the heck is going on, and why...

09/09/14

Sexist dinosaurs in Capitol Hill with Jurassic attitudes to women: Letter from America: senator’s claims of sexual harassment spark indignation

02/07/14

Why are there so few women on radio and television?: Women account for just over half the population but represent a fraction of airtime, leaving a hole in public debate.

23/05/14

Why are we allowing men to dominate the great debates?: Let's discuss the need to feminise Irish life. If you're a man, don't panic, this won't involve colour swatches.

22/05/14

Busting Myths Since 2010: The Women On Air conference continued to explode the myths about the lack of female voices in the media.

19/05/14

Women on Air was a happy accident - Conference speech by founder Margaret E. Ward: It all started with an article in April 2010 written by Una Mullally. It was called Radio Gaga and she asked 'Where are all the women were in Irish radio?'

19/05/14

Minister urges all media organisations to consider gender balance in the boardroom: SPEECH BY PAT RABBITTE, T.D. MINISTER FOR COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY & NATURAL RESOURCES AT WOMEN ON AIR CONFERENCE GEORGE’S HALL DUBLIN CASTLE MONDAY 12TH MAY 2014

19/05/14

Conference speech by Caroline Erskine, Chairperson Women on Air: This morning we are asking two main questions: “Do we Need a representative media?” and “Who is shaping our view of the world?”

14/05/14

Women on Air Conference - A Huge Success: On Monday 12th May we held our first conference. Joan O'Connell has summarised the day very well here

15/04/14

Women On Air Inaugural Conference - Book Now: Top speakers to address these questions: “Do we need a representative media?” “Who is shaping our view of the world?”

14/04/14

Top International and National Journalists and Experts to Address Women On Air Conference: Women on Air, a voluntary networking group, is hosting an inspiring and informative networking conference in St. Georges Hall, Dublin Castle on Monday, 12th May

03/03/14

Talk with Dearbhail McDonald: Our next Women on Air talk is with the fantastic Dearbhail McDonald, Legal Affairs Editor with the Irish Independent

24/10/13

Address by Barbara Nolan, to Women On Air on 23 October 2013: Address by Barbara Nolan, Head of the European Commission's Representation in Ireland to Women On Air on 23 October 2013.

18/10/13

Our story began on Twitter: @WomenOnAirIE shares it 3rd birthday party with @smcs of @twitter: Women On Air today (14 October) announced that Sinead McSweeney, Director of Public Policy Europe at Twitter, is to address its third birthday party

26/09/13

Stories Begin on Twitter - Event: Twitter is the medium of choice for newsmakers and gatherers and it’s where Women on Air was born in 2010.

08/08/13

Research study finds that two in three voices on radio news and current affairs are male: The research conducted earlier this year shows that only one third of voices on radio news and current affairs programmes are female.

11/06/13

Journey through the world of journalism and TV presenting: Ever wonder how TV presenters get to where they are?

28/05/13

On Air: On the Media Show presenter Brenda Power talked to Women on Air Chair, Caroline Erskine on the campaign to get more women's voices on air