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Important lessons I've learned from living abroad

Caitlin moved to the Middle East with her family and learned a lot through the experience

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5 important skills I’ve developed through pageantry

Jasmine started competing in pageants recently but has picked up some important skills along the way

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Recognising and learning about my anxiety

Jasmine talks about her personal journey to learn more about managing her anxiety

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Why I'm supporting the "Our Fada" movement

Criodán talks about the importance of fadas in the Irish language and why we should care about using them.

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Creating healthier ways to socialise through Young Social Innovators

This YSI group aims to create a healthier means of interacting by reviving social dancing.

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How working in retail has helped my self-confidence

Caitlin says she is a naturally anxious person, but her new job has helped her in ways she never imagined

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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 I struggled to find the right course for me

Caitlin talks about her thought process when choosing the college course that suits her.

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Our YSI project to reduce discrimination in Ireland

The "Get Lippy" group hopes show how prejudice and discrimination affect many people in Ireland

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My experience raising awareness about the SDGs

Dean talks about some events he has attended around the SDGs and what he has learned through these experiences

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How my anxiety impacts my relationships

Lauren talks about telling her friends about her anxiety and what the responses have been like

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Raising awareness about video game addiction with YSI

With games like Fortnite becoming so popular, this YSI group wanted to raise awareness about a growing issue

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