Whitaker Institute for Innovation and Societal Change
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Trevor Clohessy, PhD student with the EVOSS research group, won the Industry Impact Award as part of NUI Galway President’s Research Awards for Research at... | Read on »
On Thursday 5th June, Chartered Accountants Ireland in conjunction with the Whitaker Institute staged a seminar on Integrated Reporting (IR). Integrated Reporting is a process based... | Read on »
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The objective of the Sea For Society project is to implicate and raise awareness among researchers, policy makers, economic stakeholders, young people, citizens and civil... | Read on »
This open access repository has more than 530 measurement instruments from social scientists worldwide. It is quickly becoming the 'go to' place for researchers to consult for measurement tools for their own research.
An online collection of Irish economic history data going back three centuries. Duanaire supports research on Irish fiscal and economic history and provides a permanent digital platform for curating, managing, exploring and open sharing of Irish economic history data.
The Marine Atlantic Regions Network is an EU transnational co-operation project involving 10 partners from the five member states in the Atlantic Area. The project aims to develop a methodology to create and collate comparable marine socio-economic data across the Atlantic regions. This data in turn will support marine socio-economic development along the Atlantic Area. NUI Galway leads on the first strand: forming the network. Its focus is on collaboration and knowledge-sharing between marine socio-economists, policy officers, and local and regional authorities across the Atlantic Area.
PROMOTING AND SUPPORTING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CREATIVE ECONOMIES. The ’Creative Edge’ project brings together universities, development agencies and industry bodies from Ireland, Northern Ireland, Finland and Sweden to identify the current breadth and future scope of the creative economy in peripheral regions. The project seeks to put in place a number of measures that will promote creative industries in peripheral regions. This €1.1 million project is funded by the Northern Periphery Programme under Interreg 4C.