News and Views

RISING Women Ulama: Faqihuddin Abdul Kodir's FULL SPEECH

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Faqihuddin Abdul Kodir – Founder of the Fahmina Foundation for gender, democracy and pluralism and General ...

RISING Women Ulama: Dwi Rubiyanti Kholifah's FULL SPEECH

16th March 2018

RISING Women Ulama: Women Leadership for Peace, Prosperity and Pluralism welcomes Dwi Rubiyanti Kholifah, Indonesia Country Director for the Asian Muslim Action Network and winner of an N-Peace ...

RISING at the Rotary Presidential Peacebuilding Conference 2018

1st March 2018

On 24 February, RISING met with hundreds of delegates at the Rotary Presidential Peacebuilding Conference 2018 in Coventry, with Executive Director, Professor Mike Hardy delivering a powerful ...

How would we lead if we believed humans were a peaceful species?

16th February 2018

RISING Executive Director, Mike Hardy speaks to VoiceAmerica about peacefulness, the idea of humans as a peaceful species – and his search for communities that are already peaceful to emulate.

WHY do we REMEMBER the WW2 NAZI government's 'HOLOCAUST' extermination?

25th January 2018

This Saturday is Holocaust Memorial Day, a date when the Jewish community and the world remembers those affected by genocide. 

HOW CAN PEACE be achieved?

25th January 2018

HOW CAN PEACE be achieved and how can young people help? RISING Global Peace Forum​ explores this complex question.

COVENTRY given ROYAL seal of approval

17th January 2018

Coventry was given a Royal seal of approval this week with an official visit from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) Annual Report 2017

8th January 2018

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (RISING HQ) at Coventry University proudly present their Annual Report for 2017 - a summary of achievements, research highlights and developing ...

3 AMAZING WAYS YOU can help provoke global PEACE IN 2018

28th December 2017

At RISING HQ we've been thinking about our 2018 goals for global peace... here are 3 AMAZING WAYS YOU can provoke global PEACE IN 2018...

RISING'S COVENTRY HQ to host UN academic council from 2018

14th December 2017

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) at Coventry University which leads RISING has been selected to host the headquarters of the prestigious Academic Council on the United ...