GTM will lobby and campaign for the right to equitable education outcomes for the Traveller community through the development of innovative peer-led community responses. GTM will work with the Traveller community to realise their right to education while challenging racism and discrimination.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world
GTM is commitment to improving education outcomes for Traveller though the Educate to Empower campaign
- Ensure a coordinated approach to address educational disadvantage for the Traveller community in Galway
- Develop innovative interventions that support Traveller children and young people to reach their potential in education with a focus on ensuring access to afterschool supports and necessary technology
- Ensure a positive environment of respect and protection for the cultural identity of members of the Traveller community across the education system