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World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

Fri, 21 May 2021

Date: Friday, May 21, 2021
Time: 13H00 to 14H00

The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

provides us with an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the values of cultural diversity, celebrating not only the richness of the world's cultures, but also the essential role of intercultural dialogue for achieving inclusion and positive change.

Join us in conversation with Dr Santhi Corcoran, Lecturer and Doctoral Researcher in MIC

What's in a name? Identity, Ethnicity and Cultural importance of names in Dialogue and Development

@ 13h00 on 21st May 2021
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 Santhi has a professional background in Healthcare, Public Health, Social Care, Social Psychology, Regeneration and Community Development. She teaches both undergraduate and post-graduate courses in Sociology of Education, Global Citizenship, Migration, and Intercultural Studies and post graduate programmes in Cross-Cultural Psychology. Santhi is also the co-founder and co-chair of the Midwest Migrant Community Network (MWMCN), based in Limerick. This is a social justice and social action network that works with representatives from Education institutions, Community projects, NGO’s, Youth services and Health and Social Care Services and local organisations to promote community integration.

Please click here to view Dr Corcoran's presentation