Current seminar programme
ICS runs a regular termly seminar series, as well as a parallel discussion group designed to support doctoral and young researchers. The seminars incorporate the overarching themes related to international and comparative education as well as the particular concerns of small states.
Past small states conferences
Living at the Sharp End of Environmental Uncertainty in Small Island States
17 & 18 July 2014
Day conference on Educational Policies and Priorities in Commonwealth Small States
25 October, 2010
12:00 - 16:30, Berkeley Conference Suite (410), Graduate School of Education, 35 Berkeley Square
The Research Centre for International and Comparative Studies (ICS) is hosted a day conference in conjunction with the Council for Education in the Commonwealth (CEC) about educational policies and priorities in Commonwealth small states.
- Professor Michael Crossley
- Steve Packer
- Terra Sprague
They presented findings from a recent research project on educational policies and priorities in Commonwealth small states to be published in 2010 by the Commonwealth Secretariat.
Guests of Honour included the High Commissioners of Tonga and Namibia as well as representatives from the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Council for Education in the Commonwealth.
The event also celebrated Commonwealth decadal anniversaries of four small states:
Commonwealth scholars from small states responded to the research findings.
For more details, please see the 25th October informational flyer (PDF, 136kB).
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