Previous Events

November 10, 2008

Second Irish-African Partnership for Research Capacity Building workshop

10-13 November 2008 Entebbe, Uganda This workshop, the second of five to be organised by the IAPRCB, will bring together 70 senior academics (32 from Ireland, 38 from Africa) to discuss research capacity building in health, education, ICT and gender in the 13 participating universities in Ireland, Northern Ireland, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique. See […]

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October 9, 2008

Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS)

Annual Conference: School Leadership, Policy and Practice, North and South 9-10 October 2008 Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast The 6th Annual Conference of the Standing Conference on Teacher Education North and South (SCoTENS), organised by the Centre, will take place at the Wellington Park Hotel in Belfast. For more information please contact: Ms Patricia McAllister, Conference Organiser, The […]

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April 29, 2008

BorderPeople Dublin Launch

Tuesday 29 April 2008 Buswells Hotel, Dublin www.BorderPeople.info will be launched on Tuesday 29 April 2008 by well known broadcaster Claire Byrne. The website addresses the needs for the 23,000 people a day who cross the border in Ireland to work, study or retire. This site is a ‘one-stop shop’ for people who commute across […]

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April 8, 2008

McAleese to open first Irish-African Partnership for Research Capacity Building (IAPRCB) workshop

8 April 2008 President McAleese will open the first four-day workshop of the Irish-African Partnership for Research Capacity Building (IAPRCB) atDublin City University on 8 April 2008. This first workshop (of six) will be attended by 50-60 university and academic leaders from the nine participating Irish and Northern Irish universities and the four participating African universities, […]

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November 30, 2007

Border Ireland Media Centre – Spreading the News

RSS Seminar 30 November 2007 Hilgrove Hotel, Monaghan 10.30am – Lunchtime The Centre for Cross Border Studies would like to invite you to a seminar on the Border Ireland – Media Centre. The Media Centre holds practical north/south news stories ‘clipped’ from newspapers and government press releases. This is now available to add to your own […]

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November 22, 2007

Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS)

Annual Conference: Teaching in the Knowledge Society 22-23 November 2007 Grand Hotel, Malahide, Co. Dublin The 5th Annual Conference of the Standing Conference on Teacher Education North and South (SCoTENS), organised by the Centre, will take place at the Grand Hotel in Malahide. There will be keynote addresses from: Professor John Furlong, Director, Oxford University Department of […]

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June 26, 2007

Cross-Border Personal Banking in Ireland: A Study Day

25 people attended this study day, including representatives from all the main banks (except the Bank of Ireland), the Irish Banking Federation, the General Consumer Council for Northern Ireland, the Consumers Association of Ireland, citizens advice bodies, theEuropean Consumer Centre (Dublin), the North/South Ministerial Council and people from business and community organisations in the border region. The chairman, Professor Ray […]

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May 17, 2007

North/South and Cross-Border Public Sector Training Programme (4)

Module 3 – North-South economic and business co-operation 17 May 2007 Canal Court Hotel, Newry The third module of the fourth North/South and Cross-Border Public Sector Training Course (‘North-South economic and business co-operation’) takes place in the Canal Court Hotel in Newry on Thursday 17th May. 30 civil and public servants from both jurisdictions are […]

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April 25, 2007

North/South Student Teacher Exchange: Phase II

2006-2008 The immediate aim of this project is to build on the experience of the successful first phase of the North/South Student-Teacher Exchange project (2002-2005) in order to provide evidence, through a fourth year of exchanges feeding into an in-depth longitudinal research study, of the need to ‘mainstream’ a system of trainee teachers doing a […]

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April 19, 2007

North/South and Cross-Border Public Sector Training Programme

ESSENTIAL TRAINING FOR NORTH/SOUTH OFFICIALS The commitment by the Prime Minister and the Taoiseach in Armagh on 6 April to “a step-change in advancing North-South co-operation” means that such co-operation will increasingly become part of the work of civil and public servants in Northern Ireland and Ireland. Already there are over 700 officials working on cross-border […]

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