Geoffrey Whitfield

Co-Founder of the World Sports Peace Project

Biography

I spent from 1993 working in Israel,Palestine and the UK on Conflict Prevention projects with a range of previously alienated communities.
Previously, I had worked with fellow professionals in schools, colleges,universities and deprived communities.
Since 2004 I have been involved in researching and writing up the findings in five books, particularly on terrorism, which have been published.
I now live with my wife in Lewes in East Sussex.

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Geoffrey was awarded the MBE by the Queen in 2004 for his work as a youth champion and peace campaigner.

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