Engaging in Good Relations

 

Delivery agent: Banbridge District Council

Aim:   

To inspire, support and highlight activities, which will bring about lasting change in relation to encouraging civic engagement, inclusive participation and the resolution of issues which concern all residents in the Southern area

Objectives:

  • To encourage further engagement between and within the community, statutory organisations and political representatives
  • To identify tomorrow’s leaders and build their capacity today
  • To eliminate gatekeeper issues and encourage active participation

Key actions:

  • Training in Good Relations
  • Sustaining and developing existing engagement mechanisms
  • Developing further opportunities and mechanisms for engagement
  • Involvement of Community, Statutory and Political Ambassadors for Change
  • Engagement around protocols, discussions around parades, flags emblems and “owned space”
  • Continuing the development of mutual awareness, understanding and accessibility of cultural institutions

Contact information:

PEACE III Engaging in Good Relations Team
Banbridge District Council
Old Technical School Building
Downshire Road
Banbridge
BT32 3JY
 
www.egrteam.com
T: 028 4062 0242 (NI)
T: 048 4062 0242 (RoI)
email:
info@egrteam.com
 

 Programme Co-ordinator – Seamus McCrory

seamus.mccrory@banbridge.gov.uk

Mb: 0758416479

 

Project Officer – Wendy Shaw

wendy.shaw@banbridge.gov.uk

Mb: 07900056633

 Project Officer – Carmel Taylor

carmel.taylor@banbridge.gov.uk

Mb: 07584161478

 Project Officer – Colin Bell

Colin.bell@banbridge.gov.uk

Mb: 078 18574966