The state acknowledges the right to life of the unborn and , with due regard  to the equal right to life of the mother,
guarantees in its laws to respect, and, as far as practicable, by its laws to defend and vindicate that right.”
Article 40.3.3 (8th Amendment), Bunreacht na hEireann (Irish Constitution)

Trade Union Campaign to Repeal the 8th Amendment is a group for organising trade union activists and members from all trade unions in the fight to repeal Article 40.3.3. We are supported by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, Unite, Mandate, the Communications Workers Union (CWU), the Technical Electrical Engineering Union (TEEU), Services Industrial Professional and Technical Union (SIPTU), the youth committees of ICTU, Unite and the CWU, the Dublin, Bray & District and Waterford trades councils, in Britain we are supported by the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and train drivers’ union ASLEF and Unison.

We are affiliated to the Together For Yes Campaign – which has over 70+ affiliates including Amnesty International, the National Women’s Council and the Irish Council of Civil Liberties.

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