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Public Must Play A Role In Stamping Out Misogyny, Says Midlands TD

A toolkit has been launched with recommendations on supporting women in politics.

Political parties have a duty of care to their female members and need clear policies to deal with online abuse.

That’s according to a new report from the National Women’s Council, as it launches a ‘toolkit’ for political parties.

This document recommends putting counselling supports in place for members, anonymous reporting and regular surveys.

Westmeath TD Peter Burke says the public also has a role to play in stamping out misogynistic abuse:

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