Category Archives: News 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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Guest Blog: Aware Defeat Depression – Working to Reduce Depression in Northern Ireland

This months UNESCO Centre Guest Blog comes from Siobhan Doherty, Chief Executive of the Charity, Aware Defeat Depression.  The UNESCO Centre and Aware Defeat Depression are currently partnering to deliver a seminar on Maternal Mental Health and Education, on 22nd … Continue reading

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UNESCO Chair in Paris to Mark 50 Years of International Institute for Educational Planning

UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, travelled to Paris today to take part in a series of events to mark the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of the … Continue reading

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Maternal Mental Health and Poverty: The Impact on Children’s Educational Outcomes

The UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster and the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre at the National University of Ireland, Galway, are delighted to introduce the sixth report from the Children and Youth Programme, ‘Maternal Mental Health and Poverty: The Impact on Children’s Educational Outcomes’.

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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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UNESCO Centre Update – Researchers Present Report on Norways Engagement with Education in Fragile Situations

UNESCO Chair in Education at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, and UNESCO Centre Research Associate Christine Smith Ellison recently travelled to Norway to present to a seminar hosted by Norad (The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation), the Norwegian Refugee Council, and Save the Children. Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre Blog – Momentum Gathering for Education and Peacebuilding

In the first UNESCO Centre blog, UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy, Professor Alan Smith writes on one of the Centres current work programmes; Education and Peacebuilding in conflict affected areas across the globe.

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UNESCO Centre to Launch New Blog on Education, Rights and Peacebuilding

UNESCO Centre Communications Coordinator James Dillon introduces the new UNESCO Centre Blog, dedicated to bringing forward some of the freshest thinking on educational issues at a local and international level, which will be launched by the Centre in November. Next … Continue reading

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Researchers Travel to Oslo to Discuss Norways Engagement with Education and Peacebuilding

UNESCO Chair in Education at the University of Ulster and UNESCO Centre Research Associate Christine Smith Ellison will travel to Norway this week to present to a conference being hosted by NORAD (The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation), the Norwegian Refugee Council, and Save the Children. Continue reading

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