Contemplating the Troubles through arts

Contemplating the Troubles through arts by Nicolamaria Coppola for Northern Ireland Foundation 15 April 2014 The Troubles — the three decades of violence between Northern Ireland’s nationalist and unionist communities — are one… Continue reading

Measuring post-conflict societal divisions: The third Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring Report

Measuring post-conflict societal divisions: The third Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring Report by Nicolamaria Coppola for Northern Ireland Foundation 8 April 2014 For the third year in a row, the “Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring… Continue reading

Reconciliation lessons: Verne Harris on South Africa

Reconciliation lessons: Verne Harris on South Africa by Eoin Dignan for Northern Ireland Foundation 19 March 2014 INCORE’s EU Peace III-funded ‘Accounts of the Conflict’ project is building a digital archive of personal… Continue reading

Northern Ireland and the future of Europe: Anyone’s vision please

  Northern Ireland and the future of Europe: Anyone’s vision please by Nicolamaria Coppola for Northern Ireland Foundation 4 April 2014 At a local debate on Europe’s political economy and its effect on… Continue reading

Beyond the Wire: Ex-prisoners and Northern Ireland’s shared future

Beyond the Wire: Ex-prisoners and Northern Ireland’s shared future by Emilie Graziani for Northern Ireland Foundation 2 April 2014 The screening of “Beyond the Wire” that took place on Wednesday, 2nd April at… Continue reading

The prevailing wisdom of A Love Divided

The prevailing wisdom of A Love Divided by Allan Leonard for Northern Ireland Foundation 4 April 2014  Based on a true story, “A Love Divided” chronicles the aftermath of a mixed marriage in… Continue reading

The Business of Education: An IEF report launch

The Business of Education: An IEF report launch by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 24 March 2014 “I’ve never let my school interfere with my education.” That was okay for Mark Twain,… Continue reading

What women want: Women and peace building

What women want: Women and peace building by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 20 March 2014 For an event that tackles gender inequality, the setting of the podium on a replica of… Continue reading

More RESPECT for good relations: The power of sport

More RESPECT for good relations: The power of sport by Allan Leonard 29 November 2013 Londonderry YMCA, in partnership with the University of Ulster (Magee), held a conference to “raise awareness of the… Continue reading

Not a cosy conversation: Victims and survivors conference

Not a cosy conversation: Victims and survivors conference by Allan Leonard for Northern Ireland Foundation 25 February 2014 The Commission for Victims and Survivors (CVS) convened a conference “to listen to as many… Continue reading