Music Unite in Ballymena

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The Ballykeel Loyal Sons of Ulster band are to perform at the…

Leadership Academy: Hate Crime and Community Policing

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On Tuesday we hosted the second of our Leadership Academy sessions, this time focused on Hate Crime and Community Policing.

Leadership Academy: Engaging with Communities at Risk

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By India Fahy The Leadership Academy has been developed by…

First EU Debate NI event launched in Belfast City Hall

The first EU Debate NI event was launched in Belfast City Hall by Deputy Lord Mayor Alderman Guy Spence on Friday, 5 February. It brought together representatives from across business, public and community sectors to discuss the issues that need to be considered in Northern Ireland in relation to the upcoming UK referendum on continued EU membership. EU Debate NI is a programme of the Centre for Democracy and Peace Building (CDPB). CDPB are taking a neutral position in this debate, seeking to stimulate and inform debate on the issues in this referendum. Conor Houston, Programme Director at CDPB commented following the event that “it was a lively, engaging and interactive event. We had round table discussions together with interactive polling allowed for diverse opinions and a range of views to be debated – including issues around trade, cross-border, immigration, effect on peace-funding and many other topics.”

Amplifying voices of respect and tolerance across Northern Ireland

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Author: Nick Pickles Every day, Twitter is used to promote…

Professor Heenan joins CDPB's Board of Directors

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Deirdre…