The Commission for

Victims and Survivors

To improve the lives of all victims and survivors of the Conflict.

Seminars 22 Mar, 2018

Social Media Training Event

As part of the 'Victims and Dealing with the Past' Project, Dr Cheryl Lawther and Professor Kieran McEvoy of Queen's University Belfast are hosting a free training event on the effective use of social media. It is open to all victims and survivors of the conflict in and about Northern Ireland.

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Commissioner 01 Mar, 2018

Time to Move Forward on Legacy

Throughout the past few weeks, there has been a high volume of media coverage relating to both the lack of agreement between the two main political parties in Northern Ireland following the most recent talks process, and the impact this has on Legacy issues.

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Commissioner 09 Jan, 2018

Unacceptable Re-Victimisation of Victims and Survivors Must Stop

Judith Thompson, Commissioner for Victims and Survivors has spoken of the unacceptable re-victimisation of those who have been impacted by posts and comments that have been made across media and social media outlets these past few days and is calling on all of those who have a public voice to be more conscious of the impact of thoughtless comments and politicisation of victims issues.

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Forum 11 Dec, 2017

Commissioner and Victims and Survivors Forum call on Secretary of State to show Political Leadership

The Commissioner for Victim and Survivors and members of the Victims and Survivors Forum today called upon the Secretary of State James Brokenshire to show political leadership by issuing consultation documents on legacy legislation.

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