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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We have a very important contribution to make

A message from Fiona Stephens, Independent Member, Newry, Mourne & Down Policing & Community Safety Partnership


Full house for 'Inspiring Women' event in Newry

Over 60 local women attended 'An Audience with Bronagh Hinds' compered by journalist Allison Morris

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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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