The Director was invited to give a talk at a Conference organised by Kirklees Local Council for those involved in humanitarian aid conveys in Syria. This event brought together people from the Kirklees area with an interest in the current and ongoing humanitarian situation in Syria and sought to offer them advice on how to conduct safe [...]Read more
Our Middle East programme is based on the belief that a durable peace in the region can only be achieved through the active participation of those who are regarded as political or religious hardliners. We believe that, as long as the voices of non-convinced constituencies are not at the table, no sustainable solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict can be found. More
The Forum is Forward Thinking's inter-cultural political dialogues, that bring together diverse constituencies to work together towards developing greater understanding, mutual respect and strengthening co-existence. More
What we do
Forward Thinking is a proactive, demand-driven, facilitative organisation that works:
- To promote a more inclusive peace process in the Middle East.
- To facilitate inter-cultural political dialogues between diverse constituencies.
- To promote in the UK, greater understanding and confidence between diverse grassroots Muslim communities and wider society.
Forward Thinking travelled to Tunis (17-21 February) to host two roundtable workshops as part of the Intra Tunisian Political Pluralism Dialogue Process (TPPDP). The first workshop brought together senior figures from some of Tunisia’s leading political parties and civil society organisations, including: Al Asala, Al Islah, CPR, CSID, Ennahda, Ettakatol, Joumhouri and Nidaa Tounes. The [...]Read more