Policy and International Relations
Latest News Articles
Government Science Advisor announcement welcomed by RIAWednesday, 1 March 2023
The Royal Irish Academy welcomes today’s announcement by the Government to approve the appointment of a Government Science Advisor and establish a National Science Advice Forum.
Watchback: The Fiscal Social ContractTuesday, 28 February 2023
Can taxation be a tool for social good? Watch back our recent event now
Visit to the Academy by the Centre of Peace and Democracy NITuesday, 7 February 2023
Political and Civic Fellows from all walks of life, from Northern Ireland, associated with the Centre of Peace and Democracy paid a visit to the Academy.
Event Report on International Reflections on STEM EducationThursday, 2 February 2023
An event report has now been published summarising the key take-aways from the recent symposium “International Reflections on STEM Education”.
RIA Awarded Funding under Shared Island Unit to Research Higher Education in the NorthwestThursday, 1 December 2022
The RIA is a recipient of funding under the Shared Island New Foundations Awards to conduct a scoping exercise on Higher Education in the Northwest.
Royal Irish Academy statement on academic freedomTuesday, 15 November 2022
The Royal Irish Academy has published a statement on academic freedom.
Call for Applications: The British Academy-Royal Irish Academy Knowledge Frontiers Symposium 'The Future'Tuesday, 8 November 2022
The Royal Irish Academy and the British Academy are inviting applications from early career researchers in the humanities and social sciences for grant funding to attend a research collaboration symposium on the broad...
Building an ERA that fosters Academic Freedom and ExcellenceThursday, 29 September 2022
In a new statement, the Royal Irish Academy as a member of the ALLEA European Research Area Working Group sets priorities for building a new European Research Area (ERA) and for implementing the Policy Action Points...
SAPEA Call for Nomination of Experts: Towards Sustainable Food ConsumptionWednesday, 3 August 2022
SAPEA are seeking experts to sit on a new SAPEA Working Group on ’Towards Sustainable Food Consumption’.
Cultural Consequences of Covid-19: Understanding the PandemicMonday, 4 July 2022
Watch two leading cultural critics analyse the impact of the pandemic in conversation no 10 of the RIA online series Perspectives and Pathways in a Time of Crisis.