Reconciliation: Maybe, just maybe

Reconciliation: Maybe, just maybe The Peace Builder’s Handbook by Michael Doherty by Allan Leonard for Northern Ireland Foundation 19 September 2014 Michael Doherty, a recognised mediator for over 30 years, today launched The… Continue reading

Irish language not a ‘cultural stick’: Brian Ervine at Féile An Droichead Q&A

Irish language not a ‘cultural stick’: Brian Ervine at Féile An Droichead Q&A by Katy Field for Northern Ireland Foundation 22 August 2014 Last weekend, Belfast hosted its annual Féile An Droichead, a… Continue reading

‘Orange is not the only colour in the Protestant spectrum': Glenn Patterson on ‘More of It Than We Think’

‘Orange is not the only colour in the Protestant spectrum': Glenn Patterson on ‘More of It Than We Think’ by Katy Field for Northern Ireland Foundation 20 August 2014 More of It Than… Continue reading

Time to stop ‘festering’ about our past: Denis Bradley

Time to stop ‘festering’ about our past: Denis Bradley by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 7 August 2014 It was a packed house that welcomed investigative journalist John Ware’s interview with Hugh… Continue reading

Don’t mention racism: West Belfast Youth Talks Back at Féile an Phobail

Don’t mention racism: West Belfast Youth Talks Back at Féile an Phobail by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 6 August 2014 This year’s West Belfast Talks Back had a diverse panel: Steven… Continue reading

Ceasefire (Féile an Phobail)

Ceasefire (Féile an Phobail) by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 4 August 2014 In 1994, the IRA and the Combined Loyalist Military Command (CLMC) announced a ceasefire. Journalists Brian Rowan, Eamonn Mallie… Continue reading

BBC Diversity on Screen: The Venus De Milo Instead

BBC Diversity on Screen: The Venus De Milo Instead by Katy Field for the Northern Ireland Foundation 27 July 2014 The Venus De Milo Instead originated as a 1987 television drama produced by… Continue reading

Quiet Peacemakers: An artistic celebratory exhibition by Susan Hughes

Quiet Peacemakers: An artistic celebratory exhibition by Susan Hughes by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 23 June 2014 ‘Quiet Peacemakers’ is a new exhibition of 35 portraits of those who have worked… Continue reading

Reading and Writing for Peace: A poetic celebration

Reading and Writing for Peace: A poetic celebration by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 20 June 2014 The Reading and Writing for Peace event at the Brian Friel Theatre was a performance… Continue reading

Together in Pieces: Changing landscapes, changes mindsets

Together in Pieces: Changing landscapes, changes mindsets by Catherine Doyle for Northern Ireland Foundation 19 June 2014 ‘Together in Pieces: Changing landscapes, changes mindsets’ is a new film documenting the fluctuating backdrops of… Continue reading