1. Wednesday 3rd June, 11 am – 4pm
This workshop is aimed at includes anyone who is active in the community sector (worker/volunteer), those interested in promoting healthy and sustainable food in their organisations or anyone looking for tips/knowledge on making sustainable food affordable. More information is available here: http://www.activelink.ie/content/community-exchange/events/19934.
To book, Contact Rachel at LYCS on 01 823 0860 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2. 9 – 11 July 2015
Galway International Summer School on the Arts and Human Rights, ‘Belonging’: exploring the intersection between the arts and human rights
National University of Ireland, Galway
Codirected by Prof. Michael O’Flaherty, Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights and Dominique Bouchard, Curator at the Hunt Museum, it will bring together arts practitioners with human rights activists and scholars to explore their shared space. Events will take the form of panel discussions, exhibitions and performances. The conference fee was recently cut by 50% to €175, which includes all lunches and refreshments.
More information and contact details available here: http://conference.ie/Conferences/index.asp?Conference=418
Recent Publications on Justice and Related Issues:
During national volunteering week in May, the Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice posted a link to their guide to volunteering opportunities in the criminal justice area. The guide is available here: http://www.timetogive.ie/pdf/timetogive.pdf
Doras Luimni, a group that provides services to all migrants living in the Limerick area, recently published a report entitled ‘No Chances, No Choices. Human Trafficking and Prostitution in Limerick: Key Issues and Challenges. The report is available here: http://dorasluimni.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/No-Chances-No-Choices-Soft-Copy.pdf