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April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Ireland does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Ireland were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Ireland was 79.7 years for males and83.4 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Ireland was 4 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Ireland was 5 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Ireland was 5 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Ireland is 7.2 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 6, 2021, 12:25 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"In July 2019, MPs backed amendments which required the government to change abortion laws and extend same-sex marriage to Northern Ireland if devolution was not restored by 21 October 2019" (pp. 7)
Feb. 6, 2021, 12:25 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-4

"Same-sex marriage is legally recognised in Northern Ireland from today. Following a legal change last autumn, same-sex couples can now register to marry and the first ceremonies will take place next month. Those who are already married will have their marriage legally recognised in Northern Ireland. Heterosexual couples will also be able to enter into civil partnerships from today. But same sex couples in a civil partnership will not yet be able to convert it to a marriage in the province - the Northern Ireland Office is set to begin a consultation on the matter later this year. The status of same sex marriage and of abortion in Northern Ireland...more
Feb. 6, 2021, 12:25 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MARR-LAW-2

"Same-sex marriage is legally recognised in Northern Ireland from today. Following a legal change last autumn, same-sex couples can now register to marry and the first ceremonies will take place next month. Those who are already married will have their marriage legally recognised in Northern Ireland. Heterosexual couples will also be able to enter into civil partnerships from today. But same sex couples in a civil partnership will not yet be able to convert it to a marriage in the province - the Northern Ireland Office is set to begin a consultation on the matter later this year. The status of same sex marriage and of abortion in Northern Ireland...more
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Norway, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Ireland in 2012, women comprised 25% of the police force.
Jan. 12, 2021, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-2

“When [an Irish] woman soldier anonymously informed a Government-ordered inquiry into harassment and bullying in the Army that she had been raped by another soldier but was too afraid to report the incident it confirmed academic research carried out years before by a serving member of the Defence Forces but which had been buried by the military authorities. Two other women soldiers and a male colleague also told an inquiry team they had been the subject of attempted rape . . . The Government report found that 30 per cent of women soldiers, who make up only 4 per cent of the Defence Forces, had experienced sexual harassment and that...more
Dec. 7, 2020, 10:23 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: LRW-LAW-2

“Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said that the treatment of alleged rape victims should be investigated by the government. He added that there was ‘no doubt’ over the fact that the victim is never to blame as nobody asks to be raped” (para 12-13).
Dec. 7, 2020, 10:23 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

“The lawyer of a 27-year-old man who has been cleared of rape, argued that the trial should consider whether the young woman's clothing and lace thong meant she had consented to sex” (para 2). “Rape Crisis Network said that a maximum of ten per cent of rapes were reported, and one in 40 of these cases the rapists were brought to an appropriate level of justice, Ms Coppinger added” (para 9).
Dec. 7, 2020, 10:23 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: LRW-LAW-3

“Women across Ireland could go on strike over how rape trials are conducted after a jury were told a 17-year-old's underwear suggested consent, an Irish MP has revealed” (para 1). “The lawyer of a 27-year-old man who has been cleared of rape, argued that the trial should consider whether the young woman's clothing and lace thong meant she had consented to sex” (para 2). “Ms Coppinger [an Irish MP] said that defence teams in past rape cases have used clothing, fake fan and type of contraception as validation of consent” (para 8). “It has been suggested by political party Sinn Fein that it intends to amend the sexual offences bill...more
Dec. 7, 2020, 10:23 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

“Women across Ireland could go on strike over how rape trials are conducted after a jury were told a 17-year-old's underwear suggested consent, an Irish MP has revealed” (para 1). “Following the trial, which sparked anger across the country, MP Ruth Coppinger has suggested that woman may strike in a bid to protest against how rape trials are conducted, the Times reports. Referencing the Google employees who walked out after one of the company bosses received a pay out after sexually harassing a colleague, Ms Coppinger told RTE News at One that it's the kind of action needed. In order to prove her point Ms Coppinger brandished a black thong...more
Dec. 7, 2020, 10:23 a.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-2, NGOFW-DATA-1

“Rape Crisis Network said that a maximum of ten per cent of rapes were reported, and one in 40 of these cases the rapists were brought to an appropriate level of justice, Ms Coppinger added” (para 9).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Ireland
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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