Minahil and Natasha from Zimbabwe and Pakistan shared their experiences and called for action. Minahil and Natsha arrived in Ireland some years ago and are passionate advocates for refugee children around the world. Listen to the interview.
They also spoke at the Vigil on Sunday evening.
Good Friends and ardent child activists were present. Captured in the crowd was Leymah Gbowee who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011 for her work in leading a women’s peace movement that brought an end to the Second Liberian Civil War in 2003. She addressed the people gathered towards the end of the vigil.