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November 29, 2001

International and Cross-Border Conference on Education for Democratic Citizenship

29-30 November 2001 Monaghan and Armagh Thursday 29 November – Hillgrove Hotel, Monaghan Programme 16.30 Refreshments and registration in the Glaslough Suite 17.00 Welcoming remarks from Mr Larry McCluskey, Chief Executive Officer, County Monaghan Vocational Education Committee Response by Ms Karin Volkner, Council of Europe division on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights, Strasbourg […]

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October 18, 2001

North South School, Youth and Teacher Exchanges Conference

18 October 2001 The Centre for Cross Border Studies was commissioned by the Department of Education Northern Ireland and the Department of Education and Science in the Republic of Ireland to carry out a ‘scoping’ study of the current state of North/South school, youth and teacher exchanges, with recommendations on how such exchanges might be […]

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September 27, 2001

The Centre for Cross Border Studies is looking for environmental research projects

Press release 11 June 2000 The Centre for Cross Border Studies has been set up to research and develop co-operation across the Irish border in education, health, business, public administration, communications, the environment and a range of other practical areas. The Centre is looking for experienced researchers to carry out 12 month research projects, to […]

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November 23, 2000

North South Health Services Study Day

23 November 2000 The Marketplace, Armagh The Centre for Cross Border Studies held a Health Services Study Day at The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre, Armagh, on 23 November 2000. Invitations were sent to key individuals in health boards and trusts, government departments,and other relevant organisations. Programme PART I – CO-OPERATION AND WORKING TOGETHER […]

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November 6, 2000

John Whyte memorial lecture given by Andy Pollak

Cross-Border Co-Operation in Ireland: How to Become Good Neighbours and Friends John Whyte Lecture 16 November 2000 given by Andy Pollak, Director of the Centre for Cross Border Studies Firstly can I say with a little bit of humility that it was a great surprise and a huge honour when Dr Jean Whyte asked me […]

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September 29, 2000

European Cross Border Co-operation: Lessons for and from Ireland

An International Conference organised by the Centre for Cross Border Studies and the Centre for International Borders Research, QUB 29 September – 1 October 2000 Friday 29 September 2000 Canada Room/Council Chamber, Queen’s University Belfast 3.00 pm Opening ceremony Welcome by Professor George Bain (QUB Vice-Chancellor 1998-2004)Formal opening by the President of Ireland, Mary McAleese […]

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August 14, 2000

New funding allocations announced

Press Release 4 July 2000 The Centre for Cross Border Studies, based in Armagh, has announced funding allocations for two more North/South research projects The Centre is a joint initiative between Queen’s University Belfast, Dublin City University and the Workers Educational Association (N. Ireland). It specialises in practical research of particular interest to policy-makers concerned […]

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