Tag Archives: UNESCO Chairs

‘Schools are an Ideal Place to Study Memory’ – UNESCO Centre Guest Lecture

An invited audience of over 30 academics, students and representatives of the community and voluntary sector attended the UNESCO Centre Fulbright Scholar, Elizabeth Worden Anderson’s Guest Lecture the Ulster University Belfast Campus on Wednesday 21st January.  The lecture, ‘Teachers, Citizenship, … Continue reading

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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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Video From Youth Leadership and Sport Symposium Now Available

On August 28, 2014 UNESCO Chairs Mark Brennan (Penn State), Pat Dolan (NUI-Galway) and Alan Smith (University of Ulster), held the “UNESCO Croke Park Symposium on Youth Civic Engagement and Leadership through Sport and Recreation” in Croke Park, Dublin. The … Continue reading

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We Are Recruiting!

The UNESCO Centre is delighted to advertise two new positions in our team. We are recruiting two Research Associates – one to work on Education Governance and Peacebuilding and one to work on a UNICEF Partnership on Education and Peacebuilding. Continue reading

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Attacks on Education Breach International Law

Writing in The Conversation, on Friday 1st August, UNESCO Chair in Education for Pluralism, Human Rights and Democracy at the University of Ulster, Professor Alan Smith, outlined how attacks on education, particularly in times of conflict, is a breach of … Continue reading

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UNESCO Centre Delighted to be Part of Croke Park Classic College Football Weekend

Professor Alan Smith from the UNESCO Centre at the University of Ulster is delighted to team up with Penn State Professor Mark Brennan and Professor Pat Dolan  (NUI-Galway) to kick off the Croke Park Classic weekend on the 28th August … Continue reading

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Sign up for the UNESCO Centre Summer eNewsletter

The UNESCO Centre Summer eNewsletter is almost ready for release!  The latest edition will have updates on current projects relating to children and youth in Northern Ireland and Ireland and education and peacebuilding internationally.  There will also be an exciting … Continue reading

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Photographs from UNESCO Centre INCORE HECUA Celebration

The UNESCO Centre was delighted to join with our colleagues at INCORE to celebrate the HECUA ‘Democracy and Social Change in Northern Ireland’ Programme, at the Magee Campus of the University of Ulster on Friday 10th May. For the last … Continue reading

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