News & Events

7.10.2021 The Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group held an event on Thursday, 7th October entitled ‘Countering Human Trafficking’.

The meeting was organised as a means of raising awareness amongst Oireachtas members of the epidemic of global human trafficking and its impact on Ireland. The impetus for the All-Party Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group to organise this event was the release in June of the US Department of State’s annual ‘Trafficking in Persons Report’.…

19.03.2021 The Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group held an event on Thursday, 18th March on policy changes needed in the area of education of children with Down Syndrome.

The Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group held an event on Thursday, 18th March on policy changes needed in the area of education of children with Down Syndrome. The event was hosted by Sean Canney TD and presentations were made to the meeting by Martin McBreen and Carina O’Riodain, both parents of children with Down Syndrome.…

02.12.2020 All-Party Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group launches report: ‘Late-Term Abortion and Foetal Pain – Proposing a Humane Response

Peter Fitzpatrick TD, Carol Nolan TD, Senator Rónán Mullen, Senator Sharon Keogan and Mattie McGrath TD at the launch today of a report on late-term abortion and foetal pain from the All Party Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group. The All-Party Oireachtas Life and Dignity Group this morning published a comprehensive new report on the issue…