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Why we need to support women in politics

Looking at statistics on Ireland's voting history, Megan argues we need to do more for greater gender parity in politics

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Northern Ireland - Westminster Elections Explained

A look at some of the main political parties and issues in Northern Ireland

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Why we need young voices to shape our political conversation

Sárán talks about running in the local elections and what he learned from the experience

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How people power can challenge the political system

As part of our Young People in Politics series, Adrienne Wallace talks about her experience of the local elections.

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Political systems can change when more young people get involved

As part of our Young People in Politics series, Daniel Whooley shares his experience from the 2019 local elections and talks about his plans for the future

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Why I believe more young people should stand for election

Shane Folan talks about his experience running in the 2019 local elections and his plans for the future.

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How to get informed before the elections

If you're unsure who to vote for in an elections, here are some tips for finding out more about the candidates.

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European Election Candidate - Anne Rabbitte

The European Union Parliament Election is set to take place on Friday, 24th May 2019

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European Election Candidate - Clare Daly

The European Union Parliament Election is set to take place on Friday, 24th May 2019

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What are the powers and responsibilities of a county councillor

Andrew looks at why it's so important to have your say in who your county councillor is

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Why it's important to vote in the European elections

Voting is an opportunity to show which issues are important to you, and to help shape a brighter future for young people in Ireland

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Why I'm raising awareness about lowering the voting age

Jessica surveyed students in her school about the voting age referendum and found some interesting information

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