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“Romancing the Border” storytelling night gets a great “reception”

“Romancing the Border” was the theme of a Peace IV storytelling night on Monday 11th February, and there were lots of stories of romance, love, heartbreak, and matters of “wife and debt”. The event was facilitated by Francis McCarron, and it wasn’t long until people contributed all kinds of stories – lost love, chat up lines, cross border barriers to romance, dancing decks, carnivals, and weddings.… Read More >

In the “Market” for community engagement – successful November trip to Belfast

Monaghan Community Network trip to St George’s Market and Belfast City Hall on Friday 16th November 2018. This was an event of the Peace IV funded Community Engagement Programme.

Monaghan Community Network organised a very interesting tour of Belfast City Hall on Friday 16th November 2018. This was an event funded by Peace IV Programme which is an EU funded cross-border initiative designed to support peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland and the border region.… Read More >

Study visit to GPO Dublin on 13th December 2017

The beautiful neoclassical facade of the GPO Dublin’s GPO provided a fitting location for a Monaghan Community Network study visit on Wednesday 13th December 2017 to engage ethnic minorities and minority faith communities, an event of the Cultural Awareness Programme which is supported by the PEACE IV programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). This event was chosen because culture-aware approaches contribute to understanding, preventing, mitigating and recovering from conflicts.… Read More >