News and Views

Professor Mike Hardy speak to the New European on RISING and more

10th August 2018

Professor Mike Hardy has spoken to the New European on RISING, its origins, and its base in the Coventry, the UK's city of Peace and Reconciliation.

RISING Britain: Foreign Policy after Brexit with Rt Hon Michael Portillo

15th June 2018

Former Secretary of State for Defence and popular TV personality Michael Portillo described Britain’s Foreign policy as a “confused position” as it prepares to exit the European Union.

For sustainable national peace, we must create personal peace

30th May 2018

For sustainable peace to be built at a national level, individuals need to be able to find their own peacefulness and peace with each other, says Professor Mike Hardy, Executive Director of ...

The Importance of Peace, Coventry and RISING Global Peace Forum

10th May 2018

Our Executive Director, Professor Mike Hardy talks about the importance of Peace, the city of Coventry and of course, RISING Global Peace Forum.

A special #RISINGBritain message from the Mayor of the West Midlands

2nd May 2018

Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street invites you to join #RISINGBritain at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry on 14 June.

Have you walked the Coventry Peace Trail yet?

6th April 2018

A short guide to city centre sites associated with Coventry as a city of peace and reconciliation.

RISING Women Ulama: Professor Nishi Mitra vom Berg's FULL SPEECH

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Professor Nishi Mitra vom Berg, Professor and Chair of the Advanced Centre for Women’s Studies, at the Tata ...

RISING Women Ulama: Professor Azyumardi Azra CBE KEYNOTES

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Professor Azyumardi Azra CBE, Senior Professor of Islamic History and Culture and Director of the Graduate School ...

RISING Women Ulama: Kamala Chandrakirana's FULL SPEECH

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Kamala Chandrakirana – Founder of Indonesia’s National Commission on Violence Against Women and of the Musawah ...

RISING Women Ulama: Badriyah Fayumi Munji's FULL SPEECH

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Badriyah Fayumi Munji – Steering Committee Chair of the 2017 Indonesian Women Scholars Congress, Chair of the ...