Marriage Equality Organisation “LGBT Parents” training event.

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Pat Meehan speaks to MONINNE GRIFFITH of the Marriage Equality organisation about amazing young people with LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) parents and the campaign for marriage equality. They begin with Monnine explaining what is part of the campaign including workshops and working in the community trying to increase awareness of LGBT families in local areas and share their stories.

They discuss some particular situations that have arisen in these families lives as a result of their particular situation, for instance in regards to signing school permission slips and some heartbreaking stories.

 

In particular they discuss one particular training day that they are providing in the Ombudsmans office in the City Centre. They also share that they will provide expenses and lunch for people taking part in the training day as well as sharing their stories.

 

kirsten@marriageequality.ie

 

Duration: 08'52" DATE: January 14, 2013
Interviewer:Pat Meehan
Producer:Yvette Reid
Interviewee:Moninne Griffith
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Global Issues with a Local Focus
Keywords:LGBT, Monnine Griffith, workshops, equality workshop, Marriage equality organisation
LocationDublin Time Period:2013
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20130114_NST_001
Rights:Creative Commons License
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