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Rural Conversation No. 2: ‘Enhancing social cohesion among communities in rural Ireland’, the second in the series was held on 28 February 2018 in Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT)
Rural Conversation No. 1: ‘Delivering economic development in rural Ireland’ launched the series and this first event was hosted by Professor Cathal O’Donoghue, Dean of Arts, NUIG on 8 November 2018.
Expert Statement: The Social Sciences and the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Disciplines in IrelandThursday, 13 December 2018
This Expert Statement outlines the relationship between the STEM disciplines and the social sciences in Ireland through an analysis of the sites of collaboration, opportunities and challenges, and policy initiatives....
10 years on, was austerity worth it? Debating Austerity, the RIA’s volume on the crisis and recovery, is now free to downloadWednesday, 26 September 2018
Free from the RIA to mark ten years since the bank guarantee: our definitive volume on the crisis and recovery
The Royal Irish Academy is issuing an open call seeking expressions of interest to serve on the Standing Committee for International Affairs (SCIA), for its new four year term commencing January 2019.
An overview of the work being carried out in Higher Education Institutions in the Republic of Ireland published by the Social Sciences Committee.
The Environmental Protection Agency organised an information session on the work of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) during its 6th Assessment Cycle on 12 April. The event was hosted by the Royal...
Expert Statement from Royal Irish Academy Committee for Social Sciences Committee
Open Call seeking Expressions of Interest to serve on the Royal Irish Academy's Social Sciences Committee. This Open Call closed at 23:00 on 16 January 2017.
The Social Science Committee held a conference on 29th and 30th October 2015, entitled Debating Austerity.