Clare Island student addresses Dáil on Climate Change

A TRANSITION Year student from Clare Island will ensure Co Mayo’s voice is heard when he participates in next Friday’s (March 15) nationwide school strike for climate action. The strike is part of the growing ‘Fridays for Future’ movement initiated last autumn by Swedish student, Greta Thunberg, who protested about this serious environmental issue outside the country’s parliament buildings in Stockholm. Theo Cullen-Mouze, a […]

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Newport student takes the floor in Strasbourg

IN the shadow of Brexit, 24 students aged between 16 and 18 from across the island of Ireland were winners in one of Rotary Ireland’s longest running projects, the Youth Leadership Development Competition. The final 24 competed against more than 1,000 young people from across the island of Ireland to secure themselves a place on a five-day trip of a lifetime.Juno Ellison from Newport, who goes […]

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