Changemakers: 30 Years of Traveller Women Activists



To mark its 30th anniversary, the National Traveller Women’s Forum commissioned filmmaker Alice McDowell to produce this film, which celebrates Traveller women and the contribution they have made in the Traveller struggle for equality and human rights for better education, better accommodation, better health.

‘Changemakers: 30 Years of Traveller Women Activists’ was launched in Dáil Éireann for International Women’s Day 2019.

Featuring Rosaleen McDonagh, Eileen Flynn, Brigid Carmody, Missie Collins, Biddy Kavanagh, Lily Kavanagh, Pinkie McInerney, Maria Joyce and Nan Joyce.

Directed, filmed and edited by Alice McDowell with original music by Anna Mullarkey.