• Neoliberalism and the New Welfare State
    The UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice, with ISPA and the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, will host a seminar entitled ‘Neo-liberalism and the New Welfare State: UK popular attitudes in comparative context’. The speaker is Peter Taylor-Gooby, Professor of Social Policy, School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research University of Kent. Full information about the seminar can be accessed here.
  • Climate Change
    The ISPA hosted a seminar on Climate Change and Behaviour on Thursday, April 12th 2018. (Ironically this was postponed from the previous month, due to a massive climate event!) Full information about the seminar can be accessed here.
  • Making Work Pay for People with Disabilities
    Frances Ruane and Eithne Fitzgerald spoke at the recent ISPA Seminar on Making Work Pay for People with Disabilities. Full information about the seminar can be accessed here.
  • Statutory Homecare Scheme Symposium
    The Irish Gerontological Society and Irish Social Policy Association co-hosted a symposium on Friday 26th May at the Harold's Cross Hospice Education Centre, exploring the establishment of a statutory homecare scheme in Ireland.
    Full information about the event can be accessed here.
  • Micheal Collins
    Micheál Collins, chairman of the Irish Social Policy Association, speaking at the opening of the 2016 Policy Research Conference. Slides from this Conference are available here.
  • Join the ISPA
    To learn more about ISPA membership, click here.