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Category Asia

'Established in 1972 by the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and became an Independent Administrative Institution in 2003 ... We organise lectures, workshops, seminars, courses, exhibitions and performances.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme
Category Asia

'The leading independent body in the United Kingdom dedicated to the enhancement of the British-Japanese relationship ... The Society’s main objectives are: * To promote learning and advance education in the subject of and with regard to Japan; * To promote the study of Japan and its people in all their aspects, traditional and modern, and to make the results of such study more accessible to the general public ...'

LECTURES and TALKSRegular Programme
Category Asia

'This Calendar has been established to keep people up to date on new and upcoming Japan-related cultural events in the UK.'

LECTURES and TALKSRegular Programme

'Founded in 1993, the Japanese Garden Society brings together people interested in the gardens of Japan and Japanese gardens in the UK. The Society welcomes amateurs and professionals, garden lovers and garden designers who are interested in Japanese gardens and who wish to share their interests with other like-minded people. We are a national Society with regional groups around the UK providing local events, meetings, talks etc.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

Intellectual Forum  'We are a relatively new centre, bringing people together to discuss and learn about a wide range of issues. Most of our events are open to the public, and some are live-streamed.'

LECTURES and TALKSRegular Programme
LECTURES and TALKSFestival Programme

'Founded in March 1992 for beginners and experienced researchers: * To help one another to learn and discover more about genealogy; * To encourage genealogical research; * To promote the preservation of Jewish genealogical records and resources; * To share information amongst members.  The Society is open to all interested in Jewish genealogy and is constituted on a secular basis.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'A museum that tells the story of the history and heritage of Jews in Britain through universal themes of migration, family, faith and culture. We exist for all people from all backgrounds and celebrate diversity in all its forms ... Our mission is to surprise, delight and engage all people, irrespective of background and faith, in the history, identity and culture of Jews in Britain. Our exhibitions, events and learning programmes encourage a sense of discovery and aim to provoke questions, challenge prejudice, and encourage understanding.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'The John Hewitt Society provides opportunities for individuals across Northern Ireland to explore issues of difference and identity through literature and creative writing. Inspired by the ideals and ideas of the poet and political writer John Hewitt, The Society was established in 1987 to promote Hewitt’s ethos of utilising literature and the arts as a medium for tackling prejudice, exclusive concepts of identity, and sectarian hostility.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'The John Muir Trust is a community focused conservation charity dedicated to the experience, protection and repair of wild places across the UK. Founded in 1983, we care for some of the finest wild places in the UK, including Ben Nevis, Helvellyn and Sandwood Bay. Over 25,000 members, supporters and partners contribute to our work.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Aims to promote the life and works of Dr John Snow, the pioneer of epidemiological method and celebrated anaesthetist. As outlined in the Constitution, the Society has a serious intent, publishing news, collecting facts and dates related to the life and works of John Snow and organising the Annual Pumphandle Lecture Series, but it also aims to provide a communication network for epidemiologists and those trained in the Snow tradition throughout the world.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'The Society, which was founded in 1928, is made up of people with interests in the life and work of Samuel Johnson, his circle and his times. We welcome all who share these or similar interests ... The Society holds seven meetings each year.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme
Category The Third Sector

'JustShare is a coalition of churches and development agencies which seeks to address the widening gap between rich and poor in the global economy ... JustShare encourages dialogue with banks and other institutions in the City of London in order to achieve positive change ... JustShare holds regular debates, lectures and panel discussions to promote justice for the poorest in the world and a just share of the world’s resources for all.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

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