Dublin Meeting of the International Society for Third Sector Research

Professor Oonagh Breen, a Board Member of the International Society of Third-Sector Research, was delighted to host the Executive Committee Meetings of ISTR at the Sutherland School of Law recently.  Oonagh was joined by the current president of the Society, Professor Steven Rathgeb Smith along with Board members, Professor Paula Chies Schommer (Brazil), Professor Kinman Chan (Hong Kong), Professor Stefan Toepler (United States) and Professor Annette Zimmer (Germany), along with ISTR Executive Director Margery Daniels and consultant Putnam Barber.‌

Founded in 1992, ISTR is the leading international association promoting research and education in the fields of civil society, philanthropy, and the nonprofit sector.  ISTR is an organization committed to building a global community of scholars and interested others dedicated to the creation, discussion, and advancement of knowledge pertaining to the Third Sector.  It will hold its biennial international conference in Amsterdam in July 2018. For more information, see http://www.istr.org/