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Irish Observatory On Violence Against Women: Ireland Must Ratify Istanbul Convention.

: 12/07/2018 - 10:18

The government's been accused of being too slow when it comes to tackling issues related to violence against women.

Umrella group 'The Irish Observatory on Violence Against Women' says it's time Ireland ratified the Istanbul Convention.

The measure commits countries to greater efforts on issues like violence prevention and prostitution.

Orla O'Connor from the National Women's Council of Ireland says the government's lacking urgency on this issue:

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