UNESCO Centre Research

To date the UNESCO Centre has completed more than 40 research and development projects.

Below is a thematic overview of our work, including our major research projects.

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International Development, Education, Conflict & Peacebuilding

Learn about our work with UNICEF and other partners

Integrated Education

Research focused on segregation of schooling, integrated and shared education in Northern Ireland.


Our work regarding Citizenship Education

The Children and Youth Programme

A series of special reports on young people in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Academic Selection

Evaluations of academic selection in Northern Ireland

History Teaching, Peacebuilding and Controversial Issues

The role of history teaching in discussing difficult topics

Ulster University International Students

Community Relations

Our local work in Northern Ireland's divided society