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Young Women Rising (Video)

April 01, 2014 at 9:47

Dearbhla Glynn directed this creative and interesting video introducing a number of young women from across the county, some of whom are candidates in the Local elections candidates, 2014.   The video presents a variety of views on politics and other issues, and how they impact on women's lives.  The piece hopes to encourage young women to stand up and ensure that their voices are heard on issues that are important to them.  Featured in the Young Women Rising video are Eimear Savage, a former member of The Y Factor Health Campaign, Cathy Lawrence,a Traveller woman involved with Pavee Point, and Ghalia Conroy of Complex Youth Theater Dublin, along with the young women candidiates Edel Corrigan, Darcy Lonergan, Kate Feeney, Jane Horgan Jones, Lisa Chambers, Sarah Reilly, and Noleen Reilly.

You can watch it below and by following the youtube link here