Decade of Commemoration

TIDI Latest News

Tackling Climate Change and Harnessing Sustainable Resources: The Potential of Research-Industry Partnerships
In partnership with the French Embassy accredited to the Republic of Irelandthe France Ireland Chamber of Commerce (FICC) and TIDI, this important conference, is one in a series of consultations in advance of COP21 to be held in Paris in December. 

  • Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mary Robinson, Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice
  • Opening Address: H.E. Jean-Pierre Thébault, Ambassador of France to Ireland

Launch of Trinity IMpact Evaluation Unit (TIME)
The Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, in collaboration with the Trinity International Development Initiative will launch a new research group called the Trinity IMpact Evaluation Unit (TIME).

TIME brings together researchers in economics and other academic disciplines working on micro-economic impact evaluations, development practitioners, and policy makers in a collective effort to understand the impact of development aid investments.

Research Funding Workshop
Hosted by the Trinity International Development Initiative (TIDI), DSA Ireland and 3U Global Health, this research workshop will bring together researchers, development practitioners and private industry, with a view to exploring and creating opportunities to pursue research on international development, which utilises the unique expertise of each sector.

The Shame of Poverty: An Audience with Prof. Robert Walker
To mark International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (17 October), the Trinity International Development Initiative (TIDI), in partnership with the School of Social Work & Social Policy, TCD & ADT Fourth World will host eminent Professor of Social Policy, Robert Walker, to give a keynote address on his recently titled book ‘The Shame of Poverty’.  This will be followed by a conversational-style interview with RTE’s Religious and Social Affairs Correspondent, Joe Little and will feature short films along this theme.