Updated: Sep 1, 2022
Raising our Voices', discussion group is presenting a Women's Rights and Women's Health programme over 4 Saturdays, 11.00a.m. - 1.00p.m.:- Oct 1st, Oct 8th, Oct 15th, Oct 22nd 2022.
Venue:- Collis Sandes House, Tralee.
Content includes:- Gender and Media, Freedom from Violence, Reproductive Rights, Gender Equality, Women and Poverty.
About the course: This course is intended as an introduction for women to come together and explore the topics that impact on their lives and through discussion and networking, identify ways in which gender inequality can be challenged and women can work together to bring about positive change.
Facilitated by: Bec Fahy - One of the founding members of the Phoenix Women's Centre. Human Rights activist and Human Rights monitor. Bec has a Masters in Social Policy and currently works with TNC, on Traveller Rights and Health and is a Part time lecturer for UCC ACE, lecturing on Community leadership, social policy and Community Development management.
Dee Keogh - One of the founding members of the Phoenix Women's Centre, Women's Development Officer for NEWKD, STEPS facilitator. Writer, Performer and group facilitator.
Megan Fahy - Megan has an MA in Women's Studies from UCC, where her research focussed on initiatives to combat sexual violence implemented in 3rd level institutions. Other areas of interest include hashtag feminism, the prevalence of rape myths in our society and the impact of gender roles on women.
This is a FREE event. To register contact:- firstname.lastname@example.org / ph - 066 9130430