Monthly Archives: May 2013

UNESCO Centre HECUA Students Reflect on Their Northern Ireland Experience

For the last decade the ‘Democracy and Social Change in Northern Ireland’ Programme has provided an opportunity for students from the United States to live, work and study in Northern Ireland, examining the conflict from multiple perspectives and analysing Northern Ireland’s resources for building an inclusive and sustainable democracy. Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Events, Events 2013, News 2013, Ticker, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on UNESCO Centre HECUA Students Reflect on Their Northern Ireland Experience

CYP Team to Brief Assembly Committee on Classroom Assistants Research

Researchers from our Children and Youth Programme (CYP) will travel to Parliament Buildings tomorrow (Wednesday 22nd May) to present the findings of our research on the role and contribution of classroom assistants, to the Northern Ireland Assembly Education Committee. The … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, CYP Blog, CYP Events, CYP News, CYP Ticker, Events, Events 2013, News, News 2013, Ticker, UNESCO Centre Blog | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on CYP Team to Brief Assembly Committee on Classroom Assistants Research

Support the ulsterisgr8 Campaign

#ulsterisgr8 On Wednesday 12th June the University of Ulster will be showcasing some of its International Development work at a major event in Parliament Buildings, Stormont.  The event is scheduled to help set the scene for the following weeks G8 … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, CYP Press Release, News, News 2013, Ticker, UNESCO Centre Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Support the ulsterisgr8 Campaign

UNESCO Chair to Address Amsterdam Lecture on Role of Education in Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland

UNESCO Chair in Education at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, has been invited to give a key note lecture to the IS Academie for Education and International Development at the University of Amsterdam on Wednesday 15 May from 19.30-21.30, at De … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, News, News 2013, Ticker | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on UNESCO Chair to Address Amsterdam Lecture on Role of Education in Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland