Generations come together in solidarity at Assembly – Jennifer McCann
Sinn Féin MLA and Junior Minister Jennifer McCann said it is important that all possible steps are taken that to remove any barriers that exit between generations.
The West Belfast MLA was speaking as she attended an event to celebrate European Day of Solidarity between Generations.
Jennifer McCann said:
“Working together benefits everyone and it is encouraging to see how a successful partnership, involving Linking Generations, the Age Sector Platform and the Youth Forum (organisers of the event) can work together and discuss and address common issues for the people they represent.
“It is all important we take all possible steps are taken that to remove any barriers that exit between generations.
“Talking and more importantly listening to others provides us with a greater understanding of different views and avoids unnecessary tension between people and generations.”