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Shining a spotlight on 100 years of trailblazing women 2 weeks ago

Shining a spotlight on 100 years of trailblazing women

Donegal County Museum has today opened an innovative pop-up exhibition charting ‘100 Years of Women in Politics and Public Life 1918-2018’.

The exhibition is sure to intrigue, shock and inspire …
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Action needed over frightening increase of sexual violence in Donegal, says Thoiba Ahmed 3 weeks ago

Action needed over frightening increase of sexual violence in Donegal, says Thoiba Ahmed

Ms Ahmed, who is running for a council seat in Letterkenny, said awareness of sexual violence and education must be consistent and supported by the government.

Her calls come as …
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Meet the four Donegal women aiming to bring new voices to local council 4 weeks ago

Meet the four Donegal women aiming to bring new voices to local council

By  •  Politics

Eimer Friel, Bernie Moran, Evelyn Sweeney and Michelle McKenna have all been confirmed as candidates across four electoral areas in the local elections this May.

The four dynamic women, who …
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Donegal has the lowest female representation in council – report 2 months ago

Donegal has the lowest female representation in council – report

Donegal has been revealed to have the highest level of gender imbalance in local council.

A new CSO report found that 8.1% of Donegal County Councillors are female. This represents …
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Sinéad Stewart aims to make women’s voices heard in local council 2 months ago

Sinéad Stewart aims to make women’s voices heard in local council

Inishowen native Sinéad Stewart has announced that she will be running for election this May.

Stewart, who is from Burnfoot and lives in Buncrana, has been endorsed by Thomas Pringle …
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