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UNESCO Chair in New York to Discuss Transitional Justice, Education and Peacebuilding

UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy at Ulster University, Professor Alan Smith, has traveled to New York to take part in an expert round-table discussing Transitional Justice, Education and Peacebuilding hosted by the ICTJ and UNICEF. … Continue reading

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INVITE – Democracy and Social Change in Northern Ireland

The International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) and the UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster request the pleasure of your company at a celebration of The HECUA ‘Democracy and Social Change in Northern Ireland’ Programme, On Friday 9th May 2014 … Continue reading

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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 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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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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Centre Researchers Contributing to UKFIET Conference on Education and Development

Researchers from the UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster will travel to the University of Oxford on 10th -12th September to take part in the 12th UKFIET (United Kingdom Forum for International Education and Training) International Conference.  This year … 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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Make Your Voice Heard on International Development Issues Over The Next Week!

International Development Forum G8 Event Stormont, 12 June 2013 #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 … Continue reading

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UNESCO Chair Addresses Bonn Seminar on Education and Fragility

UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, recently travelled to Bonn, Germany to address part of a seminar series hosted by German Development Agency, GIZ. The series, ‘Research meets practice: international … Continue reading

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