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David Mitchell briefs Turkish delegation on sport and peace

On 12 July 2017, Dr David Mitchell addressed a high-level delegation from Turkey on the role of sports organisations in peacebuilding in Northern Ireland. The group comprised senior politicians and civil society representatives, including leaders from academia, journalism and business. During the visit to Belfast and Dublin, the group also met with business leaders, journalists, politicians and diplomats including former Taoiseach, Mr Bertie Ahern, and Mr Dermot Ahern, former Minister for Foreign Affairs. The visit was organised by the Democratic Progress Institute, a London-based NGO.











Last updated 17 July 2017 by Irish School of Ecumenics (Email).