Donegal entrepreneurs will be sharing their experiences and stories of resilience in an online event this International Women’s Day.

On Monday March 8th at 3pm the Europe Direct Information Centre Donegal and Gaeltacht will host an online event to celebrate International Women’s Day called Adapting to New Challenges.

Adapting to New Challenges will be hosted by Business Consultant Evelyn McGlynn and feature the personal journeys and experiences of successful Donegal female entrepreneurs.

The discussion panel will also include Jo Daly, president of the Donegal Women in Business network; Mary Maguire, Donegal Women’s Centre; Catilin Nic Gabhann Entrepreneur and International touring musician and Sinead Smyth, artist and entrepreneur.

During the 1 hour event the panel will discuss subjects like the effect of Covid on women in business, adapting your business to an online model, how to take care of your wellness and mental health, how to thrive during this challenging period and provide information on the new European recovery and resilience facility.

The manager of the EDIC Rory Gallagher commented, “We are delighted to be able to host such an accomplished and experienced Donegal group to discuss their experiences in business. Their skills and drive will be essential in Donegal in the post Covid recovery”.

This European Commission online event will stream live on Facebook, @edicdonegal at 3pm on March 8th and you can also attend the Zoom meeting by emailing