Tag: extremism

Salford and Manchester stand together for peace

Salford and Manchester stand together for peace – Following the Manchester attack in May 2017, many initiatives have been taken to challenge hate, promote diversity and demonstrate that living a peaceful life is the way forward. In the days and weeks after the attacks, people took to social media with a call #WeStandTogether. This has…Read more »

14th European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism

Today, Friday 9th March 2018, Donna Craine from the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation’s Survivors Assistance Network (SAN) is attending a European Commission event in Brussels to mark the 14th European Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Terrorism. This event will bring together victims of terrorism, victim associations and first responders together with…Read more »

Messages of Peace from US Schoolchildren

US Schoolchildren’s Messages of Peace for Survivors of Manchester Arena attack FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact – Sabina Frediani – sabina.frediani@foundation4peace.org – 01925 581232 Issued – Tuesday 30th January 2018, 09:30, Warrington, Cheshire, North West England Peace campaigners and US school children form special relationship to support families affected by the Manchester Arena terrorist attack A…Read more »

Foundation congratulates Sara Khan as new Commissioner for Countering Extremism

The Government has announced that Sara Khan is to lead a Commission for Countering Extremism The Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation welcomes the establishment of the Commission and congratulates Sara Khan on her appointment as the new lead Commissioner for Countering Extremism.  Sara is an experienced human rights campaigner and the charity she established, INSPIRE (Read…Read more »

Max Hill QC visits Peace Centre as report published

Max Hill QC, the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation. visited the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation on Thursday 25th January to view our work in preventing violent extremism through education, resolving conflict and building peace in communities and our support to victims and survivors of terrorism. The visit coincided with the publication of his…Read more »

Kerslake Review – Peace Foundation meets Rev Karen Lund

Lord Kerslake is charing an independent review into Greater Manchester’s preparedness and response to the Manchester Arena attack. Lord Kerslake is currently Chair of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London and was previously Head of the Civil Service and Permanent Secretary at the Department for Communities and Local Government. The Mayor of Greater…Read more »