Category Archives: Events 2013

RSVP Now for Maternal Mental Health and Poverty: The Impact on Childrens Education Seminar

The UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster and Aware Defeat Depression request the pleasure of your company at a seminar; ‘Maternal Mental Health and Poverty: The Impact on Children’s Education’ On Wednesday 22nd January 2014, at 1.45pm, in the … Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre and Aware Defeat Depression Joint Seminar Wednesday 22nd January

UNESCO Centre and Aware Defeat Depression Joint Seminar, Wednesday 22nd January, Stormont Hotel, 2pm
‘Maternal Mental Health and Poverty: The Impact on Children’s Education’
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UNESCO Chair to Address U3A Meeting on Shared and Integrated Education

UNESCO Chair in Education at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, will address the Causeway University of the Third Age (U3A) Current Affairs Group meeting on the subject of Shared and Integrated Education on Thursday 21 November 2013 in the Cromore Halt Hotel, Portstewart, between 2.30 and 4.30pm.
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Creative Change Project to Present Findings at Stormont

Our colleagues in the School of Education Creative Change Project are hosting a seminar next week in Parliament Buildings, Stormont, outlining the progress of the project and highlighting their latest research findings.  Some spaces remain – we would encourage you … 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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UNESCO Chair to Address Platform for Change debate on Education in Northern Ireland

Professor Alan Smith, UNESCO Chair in Education at the University of Ulster will take part in the next Platform for Change public debate, next Monday (24th June), which will focus our education system in Northern Ireland and what can be done to make it more coherent and effective. Continue reading

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Ulster UNESCO Chair Outlines Main Themes of Work Ahead of G8 Event

Head of the UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster and UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy, Professor Alan Smith outlines some of the main themes of the Centres’ work ahead of the University of Ulster event to highlight ongoing research and capacity building work in the field of international development ahead of next weeks meeting of G8 leaders in County Fermanagh.
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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

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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

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