Launch of Exhibition : Roma – One people Many lives

Europe Direct
Event Information

Date: 6 May 2015
Time: 2:30 pm
Europe Direct Centre: Mallow Library
Location: Cork County Hall, Carrigrohane Road

Event Description

Mallow Library EDIC is pleased to announce the opening of a photographic exhibition that challenges stereotypes of the Roma Community in Ireland. Roma – One People, Many Lives will be launched by Cllr. Alan Coleman, Mayor of the county of Cork on Wednesday 6th May 2015 at 2.30 in Cork County Hall, Carrigrohane Road.
The exhibition was coordinated jointly by the Equality Authority, Pavee Point and Nasc, the Irish Immigrant Support Centre and funded by EU PROGRESS.
‘Roma – One People, Many Lives’ photographic exhibition provides a unique opportunity to see a number of Roma people who live, study and work here in Ireland. It also shows that people from the Roma community face many challenges in Ireland.
The exhibition will be on dsplay for the month of May in the foyer of the County Hall.