Horror Movies and Gender Justice

Horror Movies and Gender Justice

STAND Student Festival’s Meghan Mickela shares a curated list of horror films that explore gender and subvert stereotypes for the 10,000 Students Campaign #GenderJusticeNow.

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Taking Under Wing: Seabird Conservation in Ireland

Taking Under Wing: Seabird Conservation in Ireland

Contributor Niamh Kelly shares insights from her interview with Fair Seas’ Sinead Loughran about the importance of biodiversity, the challenges posed by climate change, and how to get involved as a “citizen scientist”.

The UN: Compromise or Compromised?

The UN: Compromise or Compromised?

Louie Lyons reflects on the UN security council veto, examining it’s restrictive impact on the delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria and the potential for change.

Contributor Niamh Kelly shares insights from her interview with @fairseasireland Sinead Loughran about the importance of #biodiversity, the challenges posed by #climatechange, and how to get involved as a "citizen scientist".

#cop27egypt #STANDNews22

As #COP27 discusses plans for future #climatechange related weather events, #STANDNews22 Contributor Patricia Gonzáles revisits the deadly floods that devastated the Sindh and Balochistan provinces of #Pakistan this year: https://buff.ly/3UkOZth

#COP27Egypt #COP27Africa #climate

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Patricia Gonzáles chats with Diandra Ní Bhuachalla, United Nations Youth Delegate for Ireland for 2021-22. Diandra shares what led her to her current role, her journey as a young changemaker, and how other young people can get more active on what they care about.
Penelope Norman discusses a range of overlapping themes based in gender and conflict from the effects of the Irish housing crisis on trans life, to the ongoing settler occupation of Palestine, to the gender-driven discourses of comparative biblical interpretation across Jewish and Christian texts.
Sarah Kennelly looks at how the UK's new refugee policy affects LGBTQIA+ migrants by putting them at risk of discrimination after deportation to Rwanda.
Suas intern Maximiliana Eligi Mtenga shares insights from her research on the tension between ensuring protected rights for the Maasai Women and environmental protection of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
STAND News' Brianna Walsh shares a thoughtful and informed reflection on the role of implicit bias and historical context on perceptions of refugees and asylum seekers in Ireland and the EU.
To mark Earth Day 2022, STAND News's Criomhthann Morrison talks to Laragh McCann, co-founder of Climate Love Ireland, about how the group has grown since the global climate strikes in 2019 and how people can get involved in the climate justice movement.
STAND News's Loretta Awiapo talks to the Recrowned Ireland team about their creative and holistic approach to empowering women.
STAND News's Sarah Kennelly talks to Stecia, a 16 year old Ugandan gender equality activist, about what motivates and inspires her to make a positive difference in our world.
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