Lord Hylton

My International Week in London

Lord Hylton

 Monday March 15th: Met two Muslims working on full citizenship and inter-community cooperation in Britain Portcullis House:  Kurdish New Year celebrations.  1 Parliament Street:  Dinner with visiting Parliamentarians from the Kurdistan regional government in Iraq.  Tuesday March 16th:  Talk, discussion and lunch for Professor Avi Schlaim of Oxford University on the current situation in Israel…

Speech to International Conference in Diyarbakir, Turkey, on Experiences with Negotiation and Conflict-Resolution, February 2010

Lord Hylton

I have had 30, almost 40, years’ experience of conflict and peace-building in Northern Ireland, and in the wider context of the island of Ireland. Despite the Belfast Agreement and the much more recent agreement about Criminal Justice and Policing, Northern Ireland remains a deeply divided society. Some of its people have a British identity…