News & Press Releases from Congress

  1. The Labour Force Survey: Quarter 4 2019 - NERI point to a growth in part-time work[News] - Issued 18 Feb 2020
    The latest Labour Force Survey results for the final quarter of 2019 show a number of welcome trends in the Irish labour market. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.7% in the final quarter of 2019 from 5.6% in quarter 4 2018 amid …


  2. CE Workers Rally -“Unfinished business: Don’t ignore community services.”[News] - Issued 17 Feb 2020
    Health workers in the community and voluntary sector joined community employment (CE) supervisors on Valentine’s day in a rally calling on the next government to address outstanding issues of pay and pensions in their respective sectors. Hundreds …


  3. Result of Responses of Support Received for ICTU General Election 2020 Charter[News] - Issued 6 Feb 2020
    Please see here responses of support received for the ICTU Election Charter from most of the political parties/Independents. Read the Congress General Election 2020 Charter document and ask your candidates where they stand on these key issues.  


  4. Thousands turn out for Protest to highlight Childcare Crisis[News] - Issued 5 Feb 2020
    Tens of thousands of childcare educators, providers and parents have staged a huge demonstration in Dublin city centre. The protesters called on the next Government to increase pay and funding for the sector and carried placards including, “the …


  5. Education Unions Join Forces in Call for Incoming Government to Tackle Third Level Funding Deficit[News] - Issued 5 Feb 2020
    Education Unions Join Forces in Call for Incoming Government to Tackle Third Level Funding Deficit Education unions affiliated to the Irish Congress of Trade Unions have called on all parties contesting the election to ensure that the key issue of …


  6. Shannonbridge protest march[News] - Issued 3 Feb 2020
  7. Congress Backs Feb 1 Protest by Bord na Móna Workers[News] - Issued 30 Jan 2020
  8. Irish Participation in PESCO - the European defence co-operation entity[News] - Issued 29 Jan 2020
  9. Dr. Laura Bambrick on Pensions[News] - Issued 27 Jan 2020
  10. No room for hate speech in GE2020[News] - Issued 27 Jan 2020
  11. A Just and Sustainable Future for Workers[News] - Issued 22 Jan 2020
  12. Governernment policy on pension qualifying age "wholly unacceptable" - Patricia King[News] - Issued 20 Jan 2020
  13. Examine political promises closely - Patricia King General Secretary Congress[News] - Issued 18 Jan 2020
  14. Congress Seeks ‘Cast Iron Guarantees’ on new EU Just Transition Funding[Press Release] - Issued 17 Jan 2020
  15. ICTU Executive welcomes opportunities for workers after return of devolution to Stormont[News] - Issued 15 Jan 2020
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