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Event Details

DIVERSITY Conference

Wednesday, 10th of December 2014 (10:00 – 15:30) @ Cois na hAbhna, Ennis, Co Clare

Intercultural & Diversity Education Centre (IDEC) Ireland: Humanising Rights & Responsibilities Series: Conference 5

DIVERSITY: CREATING COMMUNITY WELL-BEING

10th December 2014 - 10.00am - 3.30pm

Cois na hAbhna, Ennis, Co Clare

MODERATOR FOR THE DAY: Alphonse Basogomba | Chairman, Clare Intercultural Network, IDEC Ireland

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Kathleen Lynch | Professor of Equality Studies, School of Social Justice, University College, Dublin

Dr Mary Murphy | Department of Sociology, National University of Ireland , Maynooth

DAY INCLUDES:

Gallery Walk | Opportunities to see and discuss great examples of work within communities

World Café and Panel Discussions |

Facilitated by Dr Chris McInerney | Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Limerick

PARTICIPATING COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS:

Irish Refugee Council, Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre, BeLonGTo, ENAR Ireland, (European Network

Against Racism), Going to College, NUI Galway, Amnesty International Ireland, Third Age & Raidio Corca Baiscinn

COST:

Organisations €20.00 | Individuals €10.00 | Students/Unwaged €5.00 or donation

LIGHT REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE ON THE DAY