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Cloudy Tan – Head of Charity Operations

September 22, 2015 | admin

Cloudy’s Five Steps to PEACE:

P – Project at the Foundation everyone should know about

The Foundation is a charity that works towards peace and non-violent conflict resolution.

The Holding Difficult Conversations programme is set up to engage teachers in training to acquire: skills, awareness and knowledge in order to identify signs of concerns and, hence to prevent young people being drawn into extremism.

E – Extremism challenge that needs resolving

Extremism is the beliefs and actions of people who support or use violence to achieve ideological, religious or political goals.

‘My Former Life’ is a multimedia educational resource based on a documentary film that explores and shares the personal stories of four former extremists. The film runs alongside a series of workshops aimed at young people learning about the causes, effects and legacies of violent extremism.

A – A fact people might know not about the Foundation

The Centre is a contemporary space providing a safe environment in which support for victims of terrorism can gather and share their experiences through conversations.

C – Colleague at the Foundation

Project Manager Jemma Buntin of the ‘THINK’ project delivers this programme to schools which covers conflict resolution, self-awareness and identity and leadership skills. Through these delivered workshops participants develop skills including on critical thinking, problem solving and exploring alternatives to prejudice and violence.

E – Everyone can help the cause of peace by…

Signing up to our lottery for your chance to win £25,000. For each year your donation helps us to support more than 600 victims of terrorism, conflict and political violence. To join click here.

Cloudy’s Professional Profile:

I joined as Head of Operations overseeing governance generally including finance, HR and administration. Previously I worked for a similar sized charity, called the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art.

Contact:

cloudy.tan@foundation4peace.org