This paper by DPI Council of Experts Member and a Founder of the Northern Ireland Women’s Coalition, Avila Kilmurray, presents the ways in which Civil Society interventions can promote peace-building and conflict transformation, drawing on the experience of Northern Ireland. This paper was presented during DPI’s roundtable on the Role of Civil Society in Conflict Resolution, which took place in Istanbul in April 2013, and during which Avila Kilmurray was a speaker.
DPI is pleased to announce a new Council of Experts Member, Dermot Ahern. Dermot Ahern is a Former Irish Member of Parliament and Government Minister and was a key figure for more than 20 years in the Irish peace process, including in negotiations for the Good Friday Agreement and the St Andrews Agreement. He also has extensive … Read moreNew DPI Council of Experts Member: Dermot Ahern