What is the
Next Chapter?

It's a programme for women of all backgrounds and ages across Northern Ireland and the border counties of the Republic of Ireland to develop their ideas, build communities and support the transition out of conflict.

A project supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB).

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Chapters are a network of women from all backgrounds, creating new and vibrant opportunities throughout NI and border counties of the ROI. Each Chapter is currently working towards the delivery of a local community project.  

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Latest News & Events


Next Chapter women inspire

Belfast, Lisburn & Castlereagh Chapter Community Project encourages women to effect change


"You Must Be the Change You Want to See in the World" launch

21 local women open their ‘next chapter’ with book launch & exhibition

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Think it! Create it! Share it! says Fidel

Cavan Chapter participant inspired to create cultural hub in local community

Jackie says don't complain, do something!

Next Chapter participant explains why she is running in local elections

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