Monthly Archives: May 2012

UNESCO Centre and Opportunity Youth Host Stormont Youth Justice Seminar

On Tuesday 29th May the UNESCO Centre, in partnership with Opportunity Youth, held a successful seminar in Parliament Buildings Stormont, addressing the issue of education in the youth justice system in Northern Ireland. Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre Youth Justice Event – Parliament Buildings, 29th May

Seminar – ‘Providing Opportunities, Improving Prospects; Education in the Youth Justice System’. Jointly hosted by the UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster and Opportunity Youth. Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre Hosts Seminar on Education as a Humanitarian Response

The UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster recently hosted a successful seminar on the issue of ‘Education as a Humanitarian Response’, addressing the educational issues faced by people who have suffered some kind of disaster whether natural or manmade. The Seminar was addressed by Dr Colin Brock from the Univiersity of Oxford and former Minister in the Northern Ireland Executive, Dr Sean Farren. Continue reading

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Minister Addresses CYP Childrens Rights Event

On 10th May the UNESCO Chairs at the University of Ulster and The National University of Ireland, Galway hosted an event to launch a commentary advocating for a referendum on the inclusion of children’s rights in the Irish Constitution. The event was addressed by Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs. Continue reading

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Seminar – Education As A Humanitarian Response

Seminar – Education As A Humanitarian Response – At 1.30 pm Wednesday 9th May 2012 in the Riverview Link Lounge, University of Ulster, Coleraine Campus. Continue reading

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