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Lyons, Suzi (2016) Pavee Point celebrates 30 years. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 56, Winter 2016 , p. 25.

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The 30-year celebration of Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre was kicked off by the President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, on 18 November 2015.1 The President spoke about the work of the organisation and its pivotal role in the Traveller community, and how it had helped to make many positive changes over the past 30 years.

 

Gabi Muntean (community development worker) spoke about the decision to include Roma in the organisation and to change the name to the Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre. Other speakers included Martin Collins (co-director), Stasia Crickley (chairperson) and Missie Collins (primary health care worker). Music was provided by Mickey and Brid Dunne and also by Roma musicians. 

 

1 For further information see http://www.paveepoint.ie/president-helps-us-celebrate-30-years

Item Type:Article
Issue Title:Issue 56, Winter 2016
Date:January 2016
Page Range:p. 25
Publisher:Health Research Board
Volume:Issue 56, Winter 2016
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Subjects:MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural discrimination concepts > Minority group (racial group, immigrant, Traveller)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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