Monthly Archives: July 2013

Research Study Addressing Education in Fragile Situations

Research Associate at the UNESCO Centre, Christine Smith Ellison, has recently undertaken a study which will address Norway’s support to education in fragile situations across the world, with a view to presenting findings in October 2013.
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Successful Stormont International Development Showcase

The UNESCO Centre was delighted to be a part of the organising commitee for the extremely successful University of Ulster International Development showcase event, which took place in Parliament Buildings, Stormont on Wednesday 12th June. Continue reading

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Researchers Present to Assembly Committee on Classroom Assistants

Researchers from our Children and Youth Programme (CYP) travelled to Parliament Buildings Stormont on Wednesday 22nd May to present the findings of our research on the role and contribution of classroom assistants in building capacity for inclusion, to the Northern Ireland Assembly Education Committee. Continue reading

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Students Reflect on Life Changing Learning Experience With UNESCO Centre

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 Irelands resources for building an inclusive and sustainable democracy. Continue reading

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