Understanding Islam in Irish Education
Funded by the Anna Lindh Foundation
Understanding Islam in Irish Education 20 March 2013
Under the Common Operation grant from the ALF, the Library co-hosted a one day seminar with Mary Immaculate College Limerick, Kerry Action Development in Education and Youth Work Ireland, Cork. Subjects in the national teaching curriculum aimed at B.Ed students as well as themes relevant to ALF members were explored.
Key note speeches were presented by Susan Douglass from Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University, Washington DC and Prof Maria Parker-Jenkens of the University of Limerick.
Special thanks to all the organisers and speakers involved.