EVENT: Narrative Practitioners Forum – 14 May 2014, 5.30pm

An alive and spontaneous space that nurtures a growing body of wisdom, and encourages creative cross-disciplinary collaborations. The Forum meets six times a year. Meetings include:  mini-workshops, presentations on new areas of work, small group discussions on best practice, networking time, sharing info and resources. The forum is a collaboration with The Forgiveness Project and… more

NEWS: Humanising the enemy is key to letting go of hatred says former violent extremist

Over 70 people gathered together on Monday 28 April for The Forgiveness Project’s second ‘Conversation on Forgiveness’ in London, Can Compassion Win the War on Violent Extremism?.  With the event focusing on whether radical compassion can win the war against violent extremism, the venue of St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace (a church destroyed… more

NEWS: BBC3 – Can Criminals Say Sorry?

As part of BBC3’s Crime and Punishment season, the final episode to be screened at 9pm on Monday, 14th April asks, Can Criminals Say Sorry? The programme features three of our storytellers, Peter Woolf, Will Riley and Jo Nodding. All three have taken part in Restorative Justice conferences and for all three their lives were… more

NEWS: Report published of research trip to US & Canada – Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship

Marina Cantacuzino, Founder/ Director of The Forgiveness Project has published her report documenting her research trip to America and Canada as a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellow. The report,  Transforming Lives through the power of personal narrative: Innovative Restorative Justice Programes in Custodial and Community Settings can be read here. The aim of her Fellowship was… more

BLOG: Why Rwanda Needs Healing Narratives

This April Rwandans will remember the 20th anniversary of a genocide the world did nothing to stop. Two years ago when I was in Rwanda I met a man who had lost almost his entire family in the killing spree. He warned me that critical to the future of his country would be the stories… more

NEWS: Speakers at first ‘Conversation on Forgiveness’ inspire hope that peace is possible

On 17th March in London the first in The Forgiveness Project’s series of thought-provoking ‘Conversations on Forgiveness’, Can Forgiveness Repair Communities? took place at St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace with a screening of the award-winning documentary, ‘Beyond Forgiving’.  This powerful film depicts how two South Africans – a mother whose daughter was killed and… more

EVENT: Narrative Practitioners Forum – 19 March 2014, 5.30pm

An alive and spontaneous space that nurtures a growing body of wisdom, and encourages creative cross-disciplinary collaborations. This session will host two new amazing mini-workshops. 1. “Telling personal stories of transformation”, facilitated by Ben Yeger Everyone has a personal story to tell. Sharing these stories can be transformative for both teller and listeners- this act … more

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