TLP Participant Stories

The Transformative Leadership Programme (TLP) is a 10-module accredited leadership training course funded by the Peace IV programme through Belfast City Council. NICVA and our partners have now delivered the course a number of times across North, South and East and West Belfast and are delighted that participants have agreed to share their stories of their experience of the course. Remember, if you like the sound of it, just fill in an Expression of Interest form here: www.nicvaconnect.org/tlp

Enjoy the stories!

TLP Participant Story – Meabh Harvey, local resident, Suffolk Lenadoon TLP Autumn 2020

15 Feb 2021Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Meabh is a local resident and completed her TLP course in Autumn 2020 in West Belfast,along with participants from BCC, the Green Party, Springfield Charitable Association, Boys and Girls Clubs, Falls Women’s Centre, Ógra Shinn Féin and many others

TLP Participant Story – Paul Doherty, Suffolk Lenadoon TLP Autumn 2020

12 Feb 2021Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Paul is a member of the SDLP and did the course in Autumn 2020 in West Belfast, along with participants from BCC, the Green Party, Springfield Charitable Association, Boys and Girls Clubs, Falls Women’s Centre, Ógra Shinn Féin and many others.

TLP Case Study: Anne Fleming, Short Strand Inner East TLP, Autumn 2020

1 Feb 2021Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Anne Fleming works as part of the NI Assembly Engagement Team. Here she shares her story.

TLP Participant Story: North Belfast TLP Autumn 2020: Gemma Cowles, Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE)

27 Jan 2021Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

“I watched people blossoming over the 10 sessions of the course. And I learned to retreat a bit at times and to listen a bit better. It was very transformative from one end of it to the other.”

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story South Belfast TLP Autumn 2020

8 Jan 2021Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

“It was amazing. I enjoyed doing Projects, exchange experiences, and gaining advice. Thanks” (participant from Chinese Welfare Association)

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story Michael O’Hara, Suffolk Lenadoon TLP Autumn 2020

23 Nov 2020Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Michael participated in the Suffolk/Lenadoon TLP. The course started in February 2020 and had completed only 3 days before the Covid-19 lockdown occurred, and the course was put on hold. It resumed again online and was completed in October 2020.

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story Jahswill Emmanuel, North Belfast TLP, Autumn 2020

17 Nov 2020Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Jahswill Emmanuel is Chair and founder of MSCNI (Multi-Ethnic Sports and Cultures NI). Here he shares his TLP story.

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story - Karen Pateman, DFE Limestone Road TLP, Spring 2020

30 Oct 2020Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

Karen Pateman works for the Department of the Economy and did the Transformative Leadership Programme in Spring 2020. Karen shares her TLP story here.  

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story - Falls Shankill TLP Autumn 2019

28 Oct 2020Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

The first group to do the TLP course in the Falls Shankill area completed in Autumn 2019. The majority of participants had not participated in any similar type of programmes. Here are their reflections on TLP. 

The Transformative Leadership Programme: Participants tell their story - Suffolk Lenadoon TLP, Autumn 2019

28 Oct 2020Mary McCaughey Transformative Leadership ProgrammeTLP Participant Stories

The first Suffolk Lenadoon TLP group completed their course in Autumn 2019. We hear more about their TLP story.