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MDN-White Ribbon-HSE Gender Equality Seminar

The Men’s Development Network CLG and its White Ribbon Campaign address Gender Equality in Society, Health, Law, Advocacy and in men’s conversation, hosted by the HSE.

Venue: Dr. Steeven’s Hospital Date: 19th November 2018 Time 10am-1pm

 9.30am Registration


10 am: Seán Cooke CEO MDN welcome and outlining this IMD event, MDN and HSE/HI/HI-M/NMHP/Engage/WRI, MDN and its 21years. 

10.15  Fergal Fox General Manager, HSE Health Promotion and Improvement: National Men’s Health Action Plan – Healthy Ireland Men 2017 – 22, adopting the learning to support the development of the National Women’s Health Plan.

10.30 Orla O’Connor CEO NWCI: Achieving Gender Equality Together

10:45 Noel Whelan Senior Council: Positive changes in the Law in relation to Gender Equality in Ireland including on Violence Against Women and Men, particularly the SOA and the new DV Law.

11.00 Mia de Faoite International Expert: Demand Gender Equality: End Demand. 

11:25 Q and A.

11:40 Refreshment Break.

12:00 Minister Simon Harris Photocall. 

 12.15 Minister Harris address: Gender Equality and a Healthy Society, HI. HI-M, Men’s and Women’s Health Action Plans. 

12:30 Alan O’Neill: Gender Equality, a key ingredient in the New Conversation with Men. 

12:50 Q and A.

12:55 Seán Cooke CEO MDN: Closing remarks.

13:00 Lunch

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