Commission on Flags, Identity, Culture and Traditions Engagement Session
You may be aware that the Commission on Flags, Identity, Culture and Tradition has been established as part of commitments made under the Stormont House and Fresh Start Agreements.
In order to inform its work, the Commission is now beginning the process of engagement to gather the views and opinions of those who wish to contribute from across our community.
WRDA has been approached by the Commission on Flags, Identity, Culture and Tradition to help them facilitate an engagement session with the Women’s Sector.
When? 12th December 2016, 10am
Where? NICVA , 61 Duncairn Gardens, Belfast BT15 2GB
Please RSVP attendance to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sample questions/discussion points
In your opinion how can we ensure that in Northern Ireland we develop a rich diverse community in which cultural expression can be celebrated?
Do you have any examples of positive practice in relation to display of flags, identity, culture and tradition that have been accepted in a positive manner by communities of different backgrounds and traditions?
What do you consider are the issues in respect of flags, identity, culture and tradition in your community or within Northern Ireland as a whole?
What barriers presently exist to making progress to become a society that understands and accepts different cultures and expressions of these?
Come along and have your say!