SECOND ANNUAL PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES

The second annual Public Lecture Series of the CLRG takes place on Thursday 16 February, starting at 7:00pm in UCC’s Boole 1. The theme of the event is ‘The Challenge of Local Government Modernisation’. The first speaker is the leader of Fianna Fáil, Micheál Martin, who will present his vision for local government reform and […]

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                            SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH OF CLRG

The Centre for Local and Regional Governance (CLRG) was launched in UCC on Thursday 25 February 2016 with participants from the UK, Portugal, Croatia, Germany, Poland, Belgium and Iceland. The Centre was established by Dr Aodh Quinlivan of the Department of Government and its aim is to foster innovative research in the areas of local and regional governance. […]

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                            PAT RUANE WINS PHILIP MONAHAN  POST-GRADUATE BURSARY

One of the first initiatives of the CLRG was to establish an educational partnership with Cork City Council. With the support of Chief Executive, Ann Doherty, the City Council offered a bursary for a member of its staff to undertake a local government masters at UCC, under the supervision of Dr Aodh Quinlivan. Following a […]

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