Balloons mark International Human Rights Day
THE Web Woman’s Group marked International Human Rights Day in a very special way last Wednesday.
At 12 noon a huge crowd including members of the group and the community gathered at the Holy Redeemer Church steps. releasing 146 balloons, to represent Green Party Councillor Caroline Burrell, launched the special ceremony which ended the international 16 days of action to highlight violence against women in Ireland and across the world as well as International Human Rights Day.
At midday a minutes silence filled the air as the ladies released 146 balloons.
The pink and white balloons floated up into the sky in memory of those women who were tragically taken away from their families.
The Web Woman’s Group mark International Human Rights Day at the Holy Redeemer Church.