Communiqué – August 2017

09 August 2017

Commission for Flags, Identity, Culture and Tradition

Communiqué – August 2017

The Commission on Flags, Identity, Culture and Tradition held its fourteenth meeting on 9 August 2017. The meeting was attended by Neville Armstrong (Joint Chair), Ian Crozier, Richard Good, Tom Hartley, Prof. Tom Hennessey, Dr David Hume MBE, Donncha Mac Niallais, Nelson McCausland, David Robinson, Mukesh Sharma MBE DL and Carl Whyte.

The Commission discussed the following points:

  • Upcoming meetings
  • Update of website content
  • Subgroup thematic papers
  • Seminar on the approaches to tackling sectarianism and hate crime in Scotland and Northern Ireland
  • Research and literature review

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for Wednesday 13 September 2017.