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#equality budgeting

# equality-budgeting - Friday 11 October, 2013

Mick Wallace: It’s time for the government to equality-proof budgets

Why should the Irish people not have some say with regard to how public resources – their resources – are allocated? Equality budgeting is successful in other jurisdictions, writes Mick Wallce TD.

# equality-budgeting - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Column: Human rights should be placed at the heart of budgetary decisions

Around 6.9 per cent of the Irish population live in consistent poverty; in order to break the cycle and support dignified living, the government needs to listen to the people affected, writes Saoirse Brady.