Alice Copland is the UK Programme Assistant at Forward Thinking. She works with the UK Programmes Officer to deliver projects that promote better ties between the UK establishment and Muslim communities and supports the engagement of young British Muslims with Politics.

Alice received an MA in Conflict Resolution in Divided Societies from King’s College London. Prior to this, she studied Politics and Central and East European Studies at the University of Glasgow. She is an alumnus of the Olive Tree Initiative, a university-led programme that promotes conflict analysis and resolution through academic research and experiential education with a focus on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. She joined Forward Thinking as an intern in January 2020.