Pioneering trans rights campaigner to speak in UCC

A pioneer in politics and campaigner for the rights of transgender people in Northern Ireland will be in UCC later this month. Ellen Murray was the first openly transgender political candidate on the island of Ireland when she ran for the Green Party (NI) in West Belfast in 2016.

Ellen is currently involved in running SAIL NI and the Belfast Trans Resource Centre, two charitable bodies relating to trans people in Northern Ireland.

Ellen will be in UCC to discuss her advocacy work for trans people on February 21st from 7pm in KaneG19. Accessibility info can be found in the Facebook event.