22 December 2011

The Minister of State with responsibility for Disability, Equality, Mental Health and Older People, Ms. Kathleen Lynch, T.D., today published the third Progress Report on the National Women's Strategy 2007-2016.

The Report details progress made during 2010 in implementing the more than two hundred actions contained in the Strategy under its three Key Themes of equalising socio-economic opportunity for women; ensuring the wellbeing of women; and engaging women as equal and active citizens.

The full text of the 2010 Progress Report is available on the Department of Justice and Equality website, www.justice.ie