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See Her Elected

to create councils that look like us, across rural Ireland

SHE supports women across rural Ireland to become county councillors and to be part of their campaign teams

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FREE online political education

a FREE comprehensive practical guidebook

a continuous series of FREE interactive workshops.

A Guide to Running in the 2024 Local Elections

For the first time in Ireland, every practical piece of information you need to know to consider running for election, or to help get a woman elected to your county council is contained in one very practical publication. It is FREE to download in English and Polish, and you need to contact us to get the code to open the documents.

SHE School

A Clear Pathway into Local Government with the Award Winning See Her Elected

Introduction to Local Government for Women

Everything you want to know about local politics brought to you for free by the award winning SHESchool.

Our next series of  workshops run on Tuesday, November 7th and Tuesday, November 14th, 2023.

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Secondary Schools’ Workshops

As part of our political education series, we can deliver a bespoke presentation for students from senior classes to encourage them to critically engage with See Her Elected’s work and the outcomes from having Council Chambers that do not reflect what the communities they represent look like.  It’s a fantastic opportunity to get students thinking about why the current status quo needs to change.

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For Local Election Candidates

A Clear Pathway into Local Government for Women with See Her Elected

Our new series of Fast Track to Election Workshops will commence on the week beginning Monday, September 18th, 2023 & run on three different days and at three different times to best fit in with your day-to-day life. Please register for these workshops and get ready for Local Elections 2024.

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Supporting a Woman to Run for Election

Be involved in getting a woman from your area elected to your County Council.

Our new series of Fast Track to Election Workshops will commence on the week beginning Monday, September 18th, 2023. Please get in touch to find out more.

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How Our Electoral System Works

SHE Speaks

Voices of women just like you.


megan flynn dixon

Megan Flynn Dixon

Initially, I didn’t think I would get involved in politics, but I felt compelled because…
roseann dunne

Roseann Dunne

Meet Roseann: 'Being a Campaign Manager can help to get more women elected onto County…
Frances Boyle

Frances Boyle

A can do 'no nonsense sense of attitude' will go along way for Frances in…
chloe o'malley

Chloe O’Malley

Chloe O' Malley wants to see more young women like herself on the makeup of…

Lola Gonzalez Farrell

Lola hopes to give a voice to the migrant community in Carrick-on-Shannon in Local Elections…
Anthonia Izekor

Anthonia Izekor

Anthonia is driven by a passion for more diversity and inclusion in the Kinnegad area

Latest News


Submission from See Her Elected to the Task Force on Safe Participation in Public Life

Women are not deterred from entering local politics by abuse or harassment. Our survey which…

Happy Hour Takeover on Flirt FM Community Radio for See Her Elected

Tune into Flirt FM 101.3FM tomorrow Wednesday, June 28th from 6-8pm to hear the #SeeHerElected team take…

Tipperary Women’s Caucus seminar highlights pathway for women into Local Government

A seminar aimed at highlighting a pathway for women into Local Government will be hosted…
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See Her Elected set to feature on RTE’s CountryWide show

See Her Elected will be featured on RTE’s CountryWide show in the coming weeks.

Tackling Online Abuse for Women in Politics

Great feature in Council Reviews Summer edition on tackling online abuse for Women In Politics 
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