Ireland Ranks Low in Gender Equality

Ireland Ranks Low in Gender Equality

Every year the World Economic Forum completes a Global Gender Gap index to find the rankings for gender equality amongst the countries of the world. This year, Ireland fell two places from sixth place last year, to eighth place this year, something that the country is taking very seriously. As Ireland, member of the European […]

Obesity Rates in Ireland Expected to Reach Epidemic Levels by 2030

Obesity Rates in Ireland Expected to Reach Epidemic Levels by 2030

Obesity rates in Ireland are expected to reach epidemic levels by 2030, according to health experts. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.K. Health Forum, Ireland could become Europe’s heaviest and most obese nation by 2030. Even though health experts have stressed the importance of maintaining a healthy weight and an active […]

Ireland Turning Atheist?

Ireland Turning Atheist?

A new poll just released shows a whopping 400% increase in atheism in Ireland over the last ten years. Is Ireland giving up its traditional religious history and turning atheist instead? Last year, it was revealed that lessons about atheism would be formally added to the curriculum for Irish school children. While the majority of […]