Lisa Faulkner-Byrne

Lisa is an activist and academic from Belfast. She has worked with young people, women, minority ethnic groups, ex-political prisoners and combatants across a range of social and political issues including hate crime, reconciliation, physical transformation and social welfare issues. 

Under Lisa’s Fellowship she undertook a series of study visits, convenings and learning opportunities. She reflected on the experiences and approaches of women dealing with conflict in three settings – Northern Ireland, Israel/Palestine and the USA. 

She is building an international learning and support network for women working in conflict situations and is promoting new approaches to lobbying, campaigning and advocacy strategies.

  1. SCI Fellowship Programme


Based in Belfast , Northern Ireland