Frankie works in the Dungannon area supporting community activism and conflict transformation. He founded and currently serves as the Project Coordinator for Éalú, a registered charity carrying out work from Co. Tyrone in the north to Co. Louth in the south of Ireland. Éalú is supported by the Peace Impact Programme of the International Fund for Ireland (IFI). Frankie’s goal is to open people’s minds to change and to be able to view others with tolerance, respect and engaging with other cultures and beliefs. This includes women, race, religion, etc.
Frankie is a published poet and, among other things, he aims to develop a writing group with a view to people writing and publishing their stories. His Fellowship focused on identifying successful mediation and conflict resolution practices in order to share these strategies with interested activists. You can access resources based on this work here:
Peacebuilding Leadership Programme2020-2021
Based in Dungannon, Northern Ireland