Tag: women

Women for Peace in Sheffield

The Peace Foundation’s flagship Women for Peace programme is coming to Sheffield and places are free and available now – find out more…. Planning and leading a community dialogue event What is the course? • Learn how to design and run your own community dialogue event, aimed at tackling community differences and issues. • A…Read more »

Fashion for Peace brings communities together

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the IRA bomb in Warrington, local women joined forces to show support for a special charity fashion show, raising funds for the Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation, writes student journalist Lisa Worth. Together with students from Warrington and Vale Royal College, stylists from John Lewis, Liverpool,…Read more »

Happy International Women’s Day!

Today is International Women’s Day, when people around the world come together to celebrate women. But what does this day really mean, and why do we need to celebrate it? And how does this link to the Women for Peace project run by the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation? The idea of an International…Read more »

Celebrating Female Peace-Builders – Women for Peace

Women for Peace, from Liverpool to Colombia – celebrating female peacebuilders and learning lessons from past conflicts. Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation to hold event in Liverpool on Thursday 8th March, celebrating International Women’s Day 2018. Female peacebuilders from Liverpool and as far afield as Colombia and Northern Ireland, will come together in celebration…Read more »

Women for Peace – An Inspiration by Julie Badon

Women for Peace Poem Julie Badon, a participant in the Leeds Women for Peace project, wrote a poem inspired by the 100-year anniversary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act. This act allowed some women over the age of 30 to vote for the first time in UK history. On this representation of the…Read more »

Women for Peace: Learning from Northern Ireland

International Women’s Day 2018 Women for Peace: Learning from Northern Ireland 7 pm, Thursday 8th March 2018 (Audience & panel discussion followed by a drinks reception) Eleanor Rathbone Hall, Blackburne House, Blackburne Place, Liverpool, L8 7PE  The Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation invites you to attend Women for Peace: Learning from Northern Ireland, an…Read more »

Women for Peace, Liverpool – Case Studies

Women for Peace is an education project which trains and supports women to become more democratically engaged, active citizens, leading the way in preventing and resolving conflict. The project, which runs for 10 weeks, aims to empower women to confidently tackle extremism and build peace in their communities, showing women the voice they have can…Read more »

Women take centre stage at International Day of Peace celebrations

Women’s Conference at Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation on International Peace Day: Thursday 21st September 2017. Leading women will take centre stage at the Women for Peace conference at the Warrington based Peace Centre. Speakers include eminent campaigners and academics. The event will close with a speech from Tabitha Morton who was the Women’s Equality Party…Read more »