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UCD Professor of Planning, Mark Scott, launches a major new book on rural planning

UCD Professor of Planning, Mark Scott, recently launched a major new book on rural planning, co-edited with Prof Nick Gallent (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) and Dr Menelaos Gkartzios (Newcastle University Centre for Rural Economy).

UCD graduates named as two of Ireland’s five new Cultural Ambassadors

Architectural graduates Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara have been appointed as Ireland’s new Cultural Ambassadors.
The RIBA prize-winning duo, who are adjunct professors in UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, are among five high-profile figures from Ireland’s arts and culture community to receive the honour.

Irish architects awarded UCD’s highest honour

Two of UCD Architectures Adjunct Professors and renowned Irish architects have been awarded UCD’s highest honour, the Ulysses Medal.
Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, founders, of Grafton Architects were recognised for their outstanding global contribution at an event at the university on Friday afternoon.


City Futures IV 2019, Call for Papers

We are delighted to announce the Call for Papers for the EURA - UAA City Futures IV Conference, with the theme Creating Just and Sustainable Cities.
http://cityfutures2019.com


UCD Environmental Policy academic launch report on the Failure of Water Charges in Ireland

Today at UCD, Professor Peter Clinch and Anne Pender launched a report inquiring into why the domestic water charging regime in Ireland failed. Access to safe and reliable drinking water and wastewater services is essential for public health and well-being, but attitudes differ regarding how such services should be funded.

O'Donnell and Tuomey are shortlisted for this year's RIBA international prize

Buildings in Brazil, Hungary, Japan and Italy have been shortlisted by the Royal Institute of British Architects for its International Prize 2018.