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EASAC issue press release on Circular Economy

Wednesday, 23 December 2015

EASAC issue a press release urging EU Commission to address the Circular Economy in its international trade negotiations.

Policy and International Relations

2015 Royal Irish Academy Leaders in Higher Education Address

Thursday, 17 December 2015

Professor Louise Richardson: 'Universities in the 21st Century'

Policy and International Relations

Dictionary of Irish Biography presented to Peter Robinson

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny presented Peter Robinson with the Dictionary of Irish Biography

Dictionary of Irish Biography

UN60 Exhibition

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

At the request of DFAT Michael and Kate researched, wrote and curated an exhibition celebrating the sixtieth anniversary of Ireland joining the United Nations (UN). 

Documents on Irish Foreign Policy

A Vision of Hell

Thursday, 10 December 2015

In October the Library was pleased to receive by donation a 19th century illustrated edition of Dante Alighieri’s Inferno – The Vision of Hell

Library

It’s Your Academy

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

The Royal Irish Academy: Annual Report for 2014/15.

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