THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Policy Reports

Brexit negotiations and exit within these Islands

02 August 2017

Joint Statement by the RIA, the British Academy, the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Learned Society of Wales focusing on the Brexit negotiations. 

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The Good Friday Agreement, Brexit and Rights

19 December 2017

The Good Friday Agreement (‘the GFA’) is both a peace agreement, and the basis for reformed government in Northern Ireland.  This paper examines the impact of Brexit on the document.

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ALLEA- Developing a Vision for Framework Programme 9

13 July 2017

Exploring possibilities and potential outcomes for Framework Programme 9

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Brexit Taskforce Survey Results

06 June 2017

Analysis of the responses to the RIA Impacts and Opportunities for Higher Education and Research on the Island of Ireland post-Brexit.

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Submission to Ireland's National Position Paper on the EU 9th Framework Programme

26 May 2017

RIA submission to deliberations of the Cross Government High Level group on Horizon 2020 as it prepares Ireland’s national position paper on the 9th EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

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Archaeology 2025: Strategic Pathways for Archaeology in Ireland

02 May 2017

This strategy is the result of an eight-month consultation process that actively involved a wide range of stakeholders at local, national, cross-border and international levels.

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Consultation Response regarding the National Training Fund

24 April 2017

Response to the Consultation by the Department of Education and Skills on Proposed Employer-Exchequer Investment Mechanism for Higher Education and Further Education and Training  

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A joint statement from the Seven Academies Network on Higher Education, Research and Innovation: After Triggering Article 50.

22 August 2022

RIA Submission to Inquiry by UK House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology on Consequences of Leaving the EU.

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Advice Paper on the Sustainability of the Northern Ireland Higher Education Sector (Advice paper 10)

20 April 2016

Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper on the Sustainability of the Northern Ireland Higher Education Sector.

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International Delegates Report 2016

14 March 2017

Reports from our international delegates on their activities.

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Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper ‘Does Ireland need a Minister for Higher Education and Research?’ (Advice Paper 9)

25 February 2016

Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper ‘Does Ireland need a Minister for Higher Education and Research?’

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Advice Paper on the Future Funding of Higher Education in Ireland (Advice paper 8)

29 January 2016

Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper on the Future Funding of Higher Education in Ireland.

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RIA Submission to Inquiry by UK House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology on Consequences of Leaving the EU.

10 January 2016

Response to the consultation process initiated by the Expert Group on Future Funding Options for Higher Education in Ireland, Chaired by Mr Peter Cassells.

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Royal Irish Academy Submission

01 December 2015

Submission to the 'Culture 2025' Consultation

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Royal Irish Academy Submission

01 March 2015

Submission by the Royal Irish Academy to the Consultation on the Successor to the Strategy for Science, Technology and Innovation

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Principles to Inform Preparation of the Strategy for Science, Technology and Innovation, 2015–2020 (Advice Paper 7)

01 February 2015

Principles to Inform Preparation of the Strategy for Science, Technology and Innovation, 2015–2020

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Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper on Equity of Access to Higher Education (Advice Paper 6)

01 March 2015

Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper on Equity of Access to Higher Education

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Submission by the Royal Irish Academy to the Working Group on Seanad Reform (Advice Paper 5)

01 February 2015

Submission by the Royal Irish Academy to the Working Group on Seanad Reform

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Response to the Consultation by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment on the Draft Primary Language Curriculum (Advice Paper 4)

01 July 2014

Response to the Consultation by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment on the Draft Primary Language Curriculum

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Response to the Seanad Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2014 (Advice Paper 2)

01 April 2014

Response to the Seanad Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2014

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Response to the Consultation by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment on the Review of Junior Cycle Science (Advice Paper 1)

01 January 2014

Response to the Consultation by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment on the Review of Junior Cycle Science

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International Delegates Report 2015

14 March 2015

Reports from our international delegates on their activities

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National policy statement on ensuring Research Integrity in Ireland

01 June 2014

National policy statement on Ensuring Research Integrity in Ireland

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Issues of Higher Education Institutional Governance

01 March 2012

Issues of Higher Education Institutional Governance

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