Talk and Discussion: Richard Burden MP
Vauxhall Community Hub, Johnson Place, Vauxhall Street, Norwich NR2 2SA
Richard has been the Labour MP for Birmingham Northfield since 1992. He has also been Chair of the Britain-Palestine All Party Parliamentary Group since 2002. Richard has spent most of his life campaigning for a just and sustainable peace between Israel and Palestine and was instrumental in securing the historic House of Commons motion calling on the UK Government to recognise the State of Palestine.
Richard will focus on Britain’s responsibility not to look the other way on Palestine. He will provide his views on why respect for international law and a commitment to equal rights for both Palestinians and Israelis must be cornerstones of a new UK proactivity and leadership the pursuit and facilitation of peace