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Paul Gavan



Paul Gavan - Seanad Whip and Workers’ Rights & Collective Bargaining

“It is a great honour to have been elected to the Seanad and to be given the opportunity to represent the rights of workers in the Oireachtas.  I would like to thank the Irish Congress of Trade Unions for their nomination and my own union of SIPTU for their support as I took on the Seanad election.

“As someone with experience in the trade union movement, I will be a vocal advocate for workers’ rights in the time ahead, particularly in the area of living wage where my colleague David Cullinane TD made great strides during his own time as a Senator. I also wish to restate my support for the ICTU Charter for Fair Conditions at Work, as I firmly believe that a strong economy cannot exist without a fair society.”

Statements (118)

Senator Paul Gavan introduces Bill to create safe access zones for abortion services19 October, 2021

Senator Paul Gavan to Introduce Safe Access Zones Bill to Seanad18 October, 2021

Senator Paul Gavan condemns 20 Year “Disastrous” Occupation of Afghanistan30 September, 2021

Senator Paul Gavan sets out steps to address the humanitarian consequences of Nagorgo-Karabakh Conflict28 September, 2021

Government must fix broken childcare system - Senator Paul Gavan21 September, 2021

Catastrophic 20-year US Military occupation of Afghanistan facilitated by use of Shannon Airport - Senator Paul Gavan17 August, 2021

Sinn Féin Senator Paul Gaval addresses Hiroshima-Nagasaki peace event in Galway8 August, 2021

Senator Paul Gavan calls for de-escalation and respect for a ceasefire after recent border incidents between Armenia and Azerbaijan30 July, 2021

Oireachtas TV crews forced on to the dole for the summer - Senator Paul Gavan16 July, 2021

Government must express support for UN database of companies involved in illegal settlements - Louise O’Reilly TD & Senator Paul Gavan14 July, 2021

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