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Paul Smyth

Belfast, United Kingdom


Member since November 03, 2007

I am the Director of Public Achievement, a non-profit organisation focused on the civic animation of young people and their communities. This work is with young people from tough realities in Northern Ireland, with colleagues working with young people in conflicted societies, and also through our young person's lobbying website and project - WIMPS (Where Is My Public Servant?). I have a fine arts background and am interested in photography and multi-media as social tools (see for examples).

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I work for Public Achievement, an non-profit informal education organisation. I was involved with the 'Peace People' for over 20 years. I am interested in nonviolent conflict resolution and the power of creative expression as a transformative tool/

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design