Josh Cass is the Development and Fundraising Manager at the Faith and Belief Forum and one of the founders of FRIA, the Forum for Religion and International Affairs, a collaborative training experience that equips professionals working in international affairs with approaches for effective engagement with religion, faith and belief. He is formerly the Director of FODIP, the Forum for Discussion of Israel and Palestine; a specialist NGO focused on enabling conversations across lines of difference on the on-going Israeli-Palestinian situation.

Josh is an experienced facilitator, and has worked for a range of peacebuilding and interfaith organisations, including the Encompass Trust and St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace. He holds an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy from SOAS, University of London, and is an alum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Fellowship programme.