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Judith Ondara awarded Dympna Meaney bursary.

The Dympna Meaney Women’s Leadership Development Fund has made its first award of 2016 to Judith Ondara   Judith is working with a Kenyan NGO, ‘Fruits of Hope and Development Initiative’ in Kissi.  She works as a Programmes Officer and is in charge of Gender and Human Rights affairs. She coordinates training activities while also counselling women who are victims of gender violence and participates

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Our Dympna Meaney Fund Is Supporting Three Ethiopian Development Activists.

  Pictured left to right: Martha Yigezu, Mebrat Yosef and Zehara Seid. The Dympna Meaney Women’s Leadership Skills Development Bursary has supported three development activists from Ethiopia in accessing training in Leadership Skills. Martha Yigezu, Mebrat Yosef and Zehara Seid, all of whom work with Concern Worldwide in Ethiopia will be attending their 3 day course in July 2015. Building confidence and leadership skills is fundamental

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A Shared Memory Of Dympna Meaney.

Robin Hanan has a long assocation with Comhlámh, currently he is sitting on our board and ahead of tonight’s launch of the Dympna Meaney fund he shares some memories. It is commonplace to eulogise someone after they die, especially when they die young. In Dympna Meaney’s case, her death was made more tragic by thefact that she really was such an inspiration to so

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