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Event on Student Volunteering in NUI Galway

Keynote speaker Prof. Matt Baillie Smith, Professor of International Development at Northumbria University

Monday 12th March 2018, 10.30 am to 1.30 pm

Institute for Lifecourse and Society, NUI Galway

Baillie Smith’s research interests are centred on international development, citizenship and civil society, with particular interests in volunteering and development, development education and NGOs in the Global North and South. He also has interests in qualitative research methodologies in development and in processes of co-production between scholars and practitioners.

Baillie Smith researches with the Swedish Red Cross on Volunteers in Conflicts and Emergencies, and writes about current thinking in volunteering, development and citizenship.

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