Northern Ireland Conflict in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Northern Ireland Conflict

Accounts of the Conflict

Digital archive of personal accounts of the conflict, based in Ulster University and designed to provide for the long-term storage of stories related to ‘the Troubles’ in, and about, Northern Ireland.

Bloody Sunday Trust

Derry based history and educational project which aims to commemorate those who died on Bloody Sunday. Contains archive material, photographs, details of Bogside history and information on educational services available.

Bobby Sands Trust

Established with the aim of maintaining in print and promoting Bobby Sands' prose and poetry. Contains a biography, selected writings, photo gallery and information on the hunger strikes.

British Irish Rights Watch

An independent organisation that has monitored the human rights dimension of the conflict and the peace process in Northern Ireland since 1990. Information about their research, observation of trials, and expert testimony services.

CAIN - Conflict Archive on the Internet

Contains extensive information on the events, issues, background and politics of the Northern Ireland conflict.

Committee on the Administration of Justice

Independent, non governmental organisation which seeks to ensure that the human rights of all are respected when administering justice in Northern Ireland. Contains news, annual reports and publications lists.

Connolly Association

Independent, non-party political organisation which has campaigned in Britain for an independent and united Ireland since 1938. https://www.facebook.com/connollyassociation ConnollyAssoc

Continuity Irish Republican Army

Information on this splinter group formed in 1994 after the Irish Republican Army announced a cease-fire.

Corrymeela Community

Christian community which runs a number of programs intending to promote healing between the communities of Northern Ireland. Includes information on accommodation and long and short term volunteering.

The Disappeared of Northern Ireland

Campaigns on behalf of families whose loved ones are believed to have been murdered by the IRA, but whose bodies have never been found.

Guardian Special Reports: The Troubles

Interactive guide to The Troubles, from the Guardian newspaper.

Healing Through Remembering

Examines the projects run by this organisation, which aims to work across the communities in Northern Ireland towards a shared goal of healing wounds from the conflict.

Independent Commission for the Location of Victims Remains

Official site of this commission, charged with obtaining information, confidentially, which may lead to the location of the remains of victims of paramilitary violence who were murdered and buried in secret during The Troubles.

Insight on Conflict: Northern Ireland

Contains a guide to key events in the Northern Ireland conflict, a blog, and profile of selected peace building organisations.

Irish Democrat

Newspaper of the Connolly Association that campaigns for Irish unity and the rights of the Irish in Britain.

Irish Hungerstrike

Examines the hunger strikes of 1981 from a republican perspective.

July 1981

Contains extensive information about the 1981 hunger strikes.

Justice for the 21

Families' group campaigning for legal funding for an inquest into the deaths of 21 people in the Birmingham pub bombings of 1974.

Justice for the Forgotten

Campaigns on behalf of the victims of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings of 17 May 1974. Contains background information on the events, with photographic archive and campaign news.

Legacy of The Troubles Project

Contains the final report of this cross border research project, which was undertaken by The School of Psychology, Queen's University Belfast and The Department of Applied Psychology, University College Cork.

MI5: Northern Ireland

Contains outline material from MI5 on the British security service's view of both republican and loyalist paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland.

Museum of Free Derry

Photographic, video and artefact archive with a focus on the civil rights era of the 1960s and the Free Derry/early troubles era of the 1970s.

Pat Finucane Centre

Human rights group examines current and past issues relating to the conflict, including notable cases and allegations of collusion. https://www.facebook.com/patfinucane.centre FinucaneCentre

The Peace People

Examines the work of this peace organisation, the founders of which received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1976, when the organisation began as a protest against escalating violence in Northern Ireland.

Relatives for Justice

Focuses on the work of this organisation, which aims to provide appropriate therapeutic and developmental based support for the bereaved and injured of the Northern Ireland conflict within a safe environment.

Rosemary Nelson Inquiry

Official site of the inquiry into the murder of Rosemary Nelson in 1999. Contains key documents, transcripts and evidence.

RTE: Derry Civil Rights Movement 1968-9

Contains archive recordings and footage of events in Derry between 1968 and 1969.

Troops Out Movement

Republican site offers details of its forthcoming events, plus rounds up of news related to the conflict and its ongoing issues.

The Troubles 1969 - 1998

Features statistical information about deaths during the Troubles, and a detailed examination of the Omagh bombing in 1998.

Victims and Survivors Trust

Aims to offer support to victims and survivors from all sides of the conflict; includes personal stories and details of a helpline number.

Wave Trauma Centre

Cross community charity offering care and support to people bereaved, injured or traumatised as a result of The Troubles, irrespective of religious, cultural or political beliefs. https://www.facebook.com/pages/WAVE-Trauma-Centre/280006125433389 WAVETrauma

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