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Blanchardstown Traveller Development Group Summer School


  • Coolmine Community School (map)

Blanchardstown Traveller Development Group Summer School                       26th And 27th June 2014

Venue                 Coolmine Community School

11:30 am                     Registration

12noon                        lunch

Over lunch write down one question/comment to be looked at during the day

12:45   Travellers in Ireland Main issues

  Population
Accommodation
Education
Health
Discrimination
Media

 01:45              Q&A

2pm                             Flower Making workshop Theresa Joyce

3pm                             Tea break

3:15                             Ethnicity what is the call & implications
                                    Ronit Lentin

3:45                             Q&A

4pm                             Questions form the morning session

                                    Respond to comments

5pm                             Meal (Traditional Traveller Style)

6:30 pm                       Bus departs for the cobblestone for cultural music                                     and singing night this is part of the programme

 

Blanchardstown Traveller Development Group Summer School                       26th And 27th June 2014

Venue                 Coolmine community school

10:30 am                     BTDG who we are and what we do BTDG Staff team

Outreach
Training
Networking
Service Provision

11:15am                      Q&A

11:30am                      Skills workshop Thinsmithing James Collins

12:00pm                      Travellers in Blanchardstown a new perspective                                       Catherine Joyce and Freda Hughes

 Accommodation Homeless & private rented
Education Progression and attainment
Inclusion V integration
Ethnicity

 12:45pm                     Q&A

1pm                             Closing comments

1:20 pm                       Lunch (Traditional Traveller Style )

2:30pm                        Finish