National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI)
(01) 679 0100
Sarah Clarkin, Communications Officer 085 858 9104
Orla is Director of The National Womens Council of Ireland. Orla is a feminist and advocates for womens rights and equality. She holds a Masters degree in European Social Policy from NUIM and a degree in Social Science from UCD. Orla has worked in senior management in non-governmental organisations in Ireland for over 15 years. She was previously the Head of Policy of NWCI, and has led campaigns on a wide range of issues on women’s rights, including social welfare reform, pension reform and for the introduction of quality and affordable childcare.