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Report from Twenty Years after the Belfast Agreement 1998: A Young Person’s Guide to the Future

Thursday, 28 June 2018

A succinct report from the conversation about the main issues facing young people in Ireland twenty years after the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee

Survival and the citizen: Micro-dialogues on key challenges

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Read the first in a series of 'microdialogues' - online conversations between two experts on key challenges for modern society. The first addresses end-of-life care and the right to die.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee, Micro-dialogues

Ethical Political Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee Opinion Series

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Throughout 2015 the committee authored an Opinion Series on a range of topics as part of the President of Ireland’s Ethics Initiative. 

President of Ireland's Ethics Initiative, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee, Opinion Series

Response to the Consultation by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment on the Draft Junior Cycle Philosophy Short Course

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Authored by committee members of the Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee in response to the NCCA's call.

Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee

Mason Hayes & Curran visit the Academy

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Mason Hayes & Curran, sponsors of the Academy's Constitutional Conversation series 2016.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee

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