Skip to navigation Skip to content

University of Ulster hosts visit from inaugural recipient of Peace and Social Justice Award

18 September 2014

The University of Ulster, has hosted a visit at its Magee campus from John J. Sweeney, the inaugural recipient of the International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) Global Peace and Justice Award. Mr Sweeney is the former President of the AFL-CIO, America’s largest federation of US unions, which represents over 12.5 million working men and women in America. He has been recognised by INCORE for his commitment to lobbying for fair wages and better working conditions in America. As an associate of Tip O’Neill, he is also being applauded for his support of peace building in Northern Ireland through economic development.

You may also like

Latest news

Healing Power of Honey

4 December 2019

Upcoming events

Harry Potter and the Convention on the Rights of the Child

19:00 to 21:00

A Bill of Rights in a Time of Constitutional Change

10:00 to 12:00

Interrogation in Depth (1971) in Retrospect

13:15 to 14:45

21D51, Dalriada House