• Institutional Ireland
    The ISPA seminar on February 21st at Wynn's Hotel was titled The Persistence of Institutional Ireland: A Question of Policy, and there were three excellent presentations from Liam Thornton, Muireann Ni Raghallaigh and Eoin O'Sullivan. Full information about the seminar can be accessed here.
  • Political Economy of the Irish Welfare State
    Fred Powell, Professor Emeritus of Social Policy at UCC, gave a lecture entitled The Political Economy of the Irish Welfare State on Thursday October 4th at the Carmelite Centre in Dublin. For further details click here.
  • Postgrad & Early Career Researcher Conference
    The ISPA hosted its biennial research conference in the Carmelite Community Centre on Friday 27th July 2018. Full information about the seminar can be accessed here.
  • Seminar: Social Policy and the British-Irish Council
    The ISPA co-hosted a conference in Belfast on Friday July 6th entitled Social Policy and the British-Irish Council. More information available here.
  • Join the ISPA
    To learn more about ISPA membership, click here.