The women of Ireland deserve better and calling for equal pay for women is about much more than money.
That was the message delivered by MEP Maria Walsh when she addressed a Eurofound briefing in Brussels this week to mark European Equal Pay Day.
MEP Walsh, who was the EPP negotiator on the Pay Transparency Directive, has fought hard for the introduction of binding pay-transparency measures over the last number of years.
In March 2023, the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly in support of the Directive, but while major strides have been made, the Fine Gael MEP warned that there is a lot more work to be done in the fight towards equal pay.
She has been giving more details to Midwest Radio's Michael D. McAndrew....