Friday, May 11, 2018

Consultation: Addressing the Legacy of Northern Ireland's Past


The government has now launched a consultation on "Addressing the Legacy of Northern Ireland's Past". The blurb reads:
More than 3,500 people were killed as a result of the Troubles. The hurt and suffering caused is still felt by people across Northern Ireland and beyond. The Troubles affected lots of different people, including victims and survivors. People have been affected in different ways.The Government is trying to find the best way to meet the needs of victims and survivors and to help people address the impact of the Troubles in the areas of information, justice and acknowledgement and help Northern Ireland transition to long term-term peace and stability. We need to do this in order to support true reconciliation and healing at a societal level.We want to know what you think. Take part in the consultation online, or scroll down for details of other ways to take part.
This consultation closes at 5pm on 10 September 2018, details can be viewed here.
Please note that the consultation has now been extended to 5pm on 5 October 2018.