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The Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice

BUILDING A PEACEFUL, SECURE AND INCLUSIVE WORLD

2 February, 2017

Professor Hastings Donnan has just received an email. It’s from a Kurdish television company. They’re coming to Belfast to make a programme and they want someone to give them a briefing.

TRANSFORMING CONFLICT THROUGH SOUND AND MUSIC

2 February, 2017

An £800,000 award from the Arts and Humanities Research Council to the Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice is funding a unique project –

THE PEACEMAKERS WHO ARE TOO OFTEN FORGOTTEN

2 February, 2017

Dr Joanne Murphy will never forget the day she and her colleagues went to Brussels to make a presentation on conflict transformation. The date was November 21, 2015 – which turned out to be the day the city’s great security lockdown began.

LISTENING TO THE VOICES MARGINALISED BY CONFLICT

2 February, 2017

When Dr Julie Norman came to Belfast in 2015 as a Queen’s University Research Fellow, she brought an extra dimension to the role – her teaching.

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