Previous Events

Event Date: 29th September 2010

5th Irish-African Partnership workshop in Belfast

Wednesday 29 September – Friday 1 October 2010 Queen’s University Belfast The fifth and final Irish-African Partnership for Research Capacity Building (IAP) conference and workshop took place at Queen’s University Belfast on Wednesday 29 September-Friday 1 October 2010. Among the keynote speakers will be the former Irish President Dr Mary Robinson; the former head of […]

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Event Date: 23rd September 2010

Border People User Group(4) – The Cross Border Worker

Thursday 23 September 2010 at 10.30am Fairways Hotel, Dundalk The Centre for Cross Border Studies in partnership with the North South Ministerial Council Joint Secretariat manages the Border People website – www.BorderPeople.info.  Border People provides an online signposting service for people who wish to move across the Irish border to live, work or study.  This website […]

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Event Date: 17th September 2010

Malcolm Skilbeck addresses Universities Ireland council meeting

The internationally eminent Australian educationalist, Professor Malcolm Skilbeck, was the speaker at the autumn Universities Ireland council meeting on 17th September 2010 in Dublin. Professor Skilbeck was Professor and Dean of Education at the University of Ulster from 1971 to 1975. In 1976 he took on the leadership of the newly founded Australian Curriculum Development […]

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Event Date: 24th June 2010

Second North/South Research Forum meeting

Cross Border Creativity & Innovation Thursday 24 June 2010, 10am-1pm Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk The second meeting of the North/South Research Forum (NSRF), organised by the Centre with EU INTERREG funding, took place in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dundalk at 10 am on Thursday 24 June 2010. The NSRF brings together researchers, policy-makers and […]

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Event Date: 20th May 2010

Border People User Group(3) – The Frontier Worker

The Frontier or Cross Border Worker was the topic of discussion at Border People’s third seminar which took place on the 20th May 2010 in Derry. The event brought together cross border workers and organisations in the North West region that have a vested interest in the provision of cross-border information and cross-border employment. Guest […]

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March 8, 2010

North South Student Teacher Exchange Phase III 2008-2009

The 2008-2009 North-South Student Teacher Exchange project Phase III will involve 20 students from seven colleges of primary education: Stranmillis University College and St Mary’s University College in Belfast; St Patrick’s College Drumcondra, Church of Ireland College of Education, Coláiste Mhuire Marino and Froebel College of Education, all in Dublin, and Mary Immaculate College in […]

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December 14, 2009

Border People User Group (2) – The cross border consumer

14 December 2009 (Re-scheduled) Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk, 10.30am The next User Group meeting for people who give advice to the public on cross-border issues or indeed for members of the public with an interest in cross-border issues, called “The Cross-border Consumer” is planned for 10.30am on the 14 December in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, […]

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December 9, 2009

North/South Research Forum

What is the Future for Local Economic Development in the Context of the Global Economic Crisis? Wednesday 9 December 2009 Crowne Plaza, Dundalk, 10am – 1pm. The inaugural North South Research Forum took place on Wednesday 9th December 2009 at the Crowne Plaza, Dundalk – from 10.00am – 1.00pm. Keynote speakers: Ms Céline McHugh, Senior […]

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October 15, 2009

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

Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS) Annual Conference: Reflective Practice: Challenges for Teacher Development 15-16 October 2009 Grand Hotel, Malahide The seventh conference of the Standing Conference on Teacher Education North and South (SCoTENS) will take place in the Grand Hotel, Malahide, Co Dublin, on Thursday 15th-Friday 16th October 2009 with the […]

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October 6, 2009

CCBS Director to address EU OPEN DAYS workshop

As part of the EU’s OPEN DAYS 2009, Director Andy Pollak will address a workshop under the theme ‘Territorial cooperation: Working together across borders’ in Brussels on 6 October. He will speak as part of a team assembled by the French government’s Mission Opérationelle Transfrontaliere (MOT) cross-border cooperation agency on how cross-border services in health, […]

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September 22, 2009

Nobel Peace Laureate to address Universities Ireland event

The 2003 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Dr Shirin Ebadi from Iran, will address the launch of the Scholars at Risk Ireland Section, which is being run by Universities Ireland, in Trinity College Dublin on Tuesday 22 September. Scholars at Risk is an international network of higher education institutions committed to defending the rights of university […]

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