ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South
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Human rights in a united IrelandMonday, 27 September 2021
In today’s ARINS blog, Brice Dickson considers the protection of human rights in the north and south of Ireland, and asks what might change after a referendum?
A new welfare imaginary for the island of IrelandMonday, 13 September 2021
In today’s ARINS blog, Mary P. Murphy discusses how our society can collaborate to imagine a better welfare state across issues of social security, poverty and inequality, north and south.
ARINS podcast episode 3: who should be allowed to vote?Thursday, 2 September 2021
In this episode, Christopher McCrudden and Oran Doyle discuss the franchise in Irish unification referendums.
The Morass of Academic SelectionMonday, 30 August 2021
In today’s ARINS blog, Dr Martin Brown, School of Policy and Practice, DCU Institute of Education discusses the advantages, disadvantages and unintended consequences of academic selection.
Let ‘the People’ DecideTuesday, 20 July 2021
In today's ARINS blog, Professor Colin Harvey picks through the political uncertainties surrounding the anticipated referendums, north and south, and asks how will the referendums work?
Sinn Féin is biggest obstacle to Irish unityMonday, 19 July 2021
Liam Kennedy's article One Island, Two Peoples: Ethical Perspectives on Ireland's Consitutional Future has been published by the ARINS (Analysing and Resarching Ireland North and South) project.
New research on cross border co-operation in healthWednesday, 7 July 2021
ARINS author Deirdre Heenan has undertaken a qualitative scoping study on collaboration that currently takes place between Ireland and Northern Ireland's health systems. At an event on 8 July, she presents her findings.
Rethinking Social Security for a new IrelandTuesday, 6 July 2021
In today's ARINS blog, Ciara Fitzpatrick and Charles O’Sullivan set the scene for future conversations on the development of an all-Ireland social welfare system.
ARINS podcast episode 2: Who is better off?Thursday, 1 July 2021
In this episode Adele Bergin and Seamus McGuinness reflect on cross-border differences in living standards, opportunities and quality of life on the island of Ireland.
Divided Lives: How to Build a Deliberative Democracy for Northern IrelandWednesday, 16 June 2021
In today's ARINS blog, Jane Suiter discusses the possibility of having an all-island citizens’ assembly in advance of a future referendum.