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Our programmes reach over 16,000 people a year. They include teachers and students, artists and professionals, political leaders in Parliament and upcoming leaders at university.

Facilitator: Tunde Euba

An experienced facilitator, Tunde has been going into schools for the Faith & Belief Forum since 2016. What really stands out to him about our work is the importance of the Faith & Belief Forum’s message around the assumptions in everyday life. ‘Making assumptions is part of being human,’ he reflects, ‘but the key thing

24 / 04 / 18

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Recognising a ‘student bubble’ dividing university students and the local community, and the common experience of loneliness amongst the community’s elderly residents, the 2016-17 ParliaMentors team at the University of Nottingham established a novel penpal service providing the first point of contact between the elderly population and students in Nottingham. The team formed partnerships with

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As an undergraduate at the University of Birmingham Joe was keen to give something back to the local community: “I was inspired by the local community’s hospitality and felt compelled to ‘give back’. I was also aware of certain problems within this community which I felt determined to remedy”. Participation in ParliaMentors was an opportunity

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Always seeking help young people to have open, honest conversation across faiths, beliefs and cultures, George has been facilitating for the Faith & Belief Forum for more than four years. She has seen repeatedly that the value of the Faith & Belief Forum’s workshops is the way they provide a non-academic space to reflect on

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The Faith & Belief Forum has been working with students from Ferryhill Business and Enterprise College, a school based in the least multicultural area of the UK, for the last 4 years. According to teacher Alison Gourlay, ‘the work done by [the Faith & Belief Forum] is invaluable to our students’ education, providing our students

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Aware of the problems of division both between and within students and local residents in Coventry, the 2016-17 ParliaMentors team have sought to address the issue through a unique solution: a community allotment. The team have created a new set of community allotments, bringing people together who wouldn’t ordinarily meet and simultaneously supporting people to

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Back in 2011, Berlin-born Anya Fahlenkamp was an undergraduate at SOAS studying for a degree in Politics. She said, “At the time, I was surrounded by people from all countries and various faith backgrounds. However, I was startled about the fact that there was no organised interfaith framework at the university that tried to bring

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Facilitator: Andrew Morris Encountering Faiths and Beliefs Coming from a professional background in education, Andrew has been facilitating with the Faith & Belief Forum for over five years. The aspect of the Faith & Belief Forum’s work in schools he sees as the most valuable for young people is the opportunity we offer for young

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