Adult education magazine and conference

We’re delighted to be attending and speaking at the conference of the National Association of Adult and Community Education Directors (NACED) over the next few days. At the conference, the magazine celebrating NACED’s 40th anniversary will be launched. We compiled the magazine, editing contributions from luminaries such as Bride Rosney, a former school principal and former President Mary Robinson’s right […]

Wexford’s Ambassador programme: feature

In much the same way that The Gathering in 2013 harnessed the nostalgia and goodwill of the diaspora, Wexford County Council is harnessing the pride and civic spirit of its own successful sons and daughters through its innovative Ambassador Programme. Read my feature on this innovative programme in Council Review magazine:  

Feature on Suicide Prevention Patrols

Check out my latest feature on voluntary suicide prevention patrols – EmSvs_Suicide Prevention_2014 for Ocean Publishing‘s magazine, Emergency Services Ireland. It explores how the voluntary suicide patrol initiative – Wexford MarineWatch – has reduced the rate of suicide in Wexford harbour to zero. The feature also look at similar initiatives in Waterford, Limerick, and Derry.

Education International client work

One of my clients is Education International (EI), a federation of global education unions. Based in Brussels, EI lobbies and advocates at an international level on behalf of people working in education, from early education, through to primary, secondary, third-level and further education.   Much of the content on EI’s website originated in another language – usually French or Spanish. […]

Feature on Cross Border Co-operation

Check out my latest feature for Ocean Publishing‘s magazine, http://emergency-services.ie/. It explores how the newly-established Cross-Border Emergency Management Working Group is working with the International Centre for Local and Regional Development and the All-Island Research Observatory on a pilot project to map resources such as local authority offices, rest centres, evacuation centres and fire stations along the border area.