Youth workers in the Narrative 4 facilitator community have applied the programme in some fascinating ways, read more below!
Prison Story Exchange in partnership with Gaisce, The President’s Award, Maynooth University and Mountjoy Prison
The Story Exchange Project brought together two
seemingly disparate groups; university students and
inmates, in an attempt to promote understanding and break down
Connecting Cairo and Limerick
How much do you think children in Moyross and Cairo have in common? Turns out they’ve a lot more in common than you’d imagine. That was one the lessons learned when four children from Corpus Christi school in Moyross paired up with four students from the British International School in Cairo for a unique story exchange.
67 boys from three primary schools in Limerick City, five members of the Moyross Youth Academy and 32 men, community project participants, youth workers and teachers took part in Boys Stories, a project that explored the questions…
‘Is it okay for a man to cry? Should boys and men talk to each other about their experiences? What does it even mean to be a man in Limerick in 2019?’