Meet AJ, Long-Time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

DONATE DONATE meet aj Long-time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland September 27, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn For long-time participant AJ, a 16 year old from north Belfast, it’s the people that have been keeping them coming back to programming ever since their first session in… Continue reading Meet AJ, Long-Time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

Meet Rachel, Long-Time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

DONATE DONATE Meet Rachel Long-time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland September 22, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn For the past eight years, PeacePlayers Northern Ireland has given Rachel — a 17 year old girl from a commonly generalized Protestant neighborhood, in the otherwise predominantly, generalized as… Continue reading Meet Rachel, Long-Time Participant of PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

From a Pick-Up Game to Major League: PeacePlayers Northern Ireland Realizes Full Potential Over 20 Year History

DONATE DONATE From a Pick-Up Game to Major League: PeacePlayers Northern Ireland realizes full potential over 20 year history August 19, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn James Magowan, a resident of the border area of South Armagh, and long-time board member with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland, can… Continue reading From a Pick-Up Game to Major League: PeacePlayers Northern Ireland Realizes Full Potential Over 20 Year History

It’s about the Journey: A year with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

DONATE DONATE It’s about the journey A year with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland August 2, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn A whole year can have a significant impact on anyone. But what is the impact of a year’s worth of programming with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland? To answer… Continue reading It’s about the Journey: A year with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland

Niamh Burns: A Female Leader for Community Unity in Northern Ireland

DONATE DONATE Niamh Burns: A Female Leader for Community Unity in Northern Ireland March 3, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn The programme in Northern Ireland uses the neutral sport of basketball, to unite, educate and inspire children and young people from the two historically divided traditions… Continue reading Niamh Burns: A Female Leader for Community Unity in Northern Ireland

How PeacePlayers Northern Ireland’s Annual Jingle Ball Prevailed Through COVID-19 Restrictions

DONATE DONATE How PeacePlayers Northern Ireland’s Annual Jingle Ball Prevailed Through COVID-19 Restrictions January 20, 2021 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn At PeacePlayers – Northern Ireland (PP-NI), we use basketball as a tool to connect children and young people from Protestant, Unionist, Loyalist and Catholic, Nationalist, Republican… Continue reading How PeacePlayers Northern Ireland’s Annual Jingle Ball Prevailed Through COVID-19 Restrictions

Breaking Down Barriers Across Belfast – the Next Generation Leading the Way

DONATE DONATE Breaking Down Barriers Across Belfast – the Next Generation Leading The Way June 1, 2020 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Growing up in Northern Ireland, Adam, the youngest of three children in his family, struggled to find his own niche.  Adam wasn’t interested in competing… Continue reading Breaking Down Barriers Across Belfast – the Next Generation Leading the Way

PeacePlayers Northern Ireland: Regional Friendship Games 2019

DONATE DONATE PeacePlayers Northern Ireland: Regional Friendship Games 2019 July 16, 2019 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Northern Ireland’s Friendship Games kicked off on July 15th with 60 kids eagerly climbing off buses at Stranmillis College in South Belfast. The morning started with PeacePlayers Northern Ireland’s own… Continue reading PeacePlayers Northern Ireland: Regional Friendship Games 2019

Youth-Led Evaluation: Empowering a Co-Design Process

DONATE DONATE Youth-Led Evaluation: Empowering a Co-Design Process written by PeacePlayers Northern Ireland’s local – and international – Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist, Laura Agnew January 24, 2018 SHARE Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn On Monday 22nd August 2016 (yes 2016, that’s not a typo!), 18 of our senior… Continue reading Youth-Led Evaluation: Empowering a Co-Design Process