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A meeting of the Learning Ambassadors was held in West Limerick Resources in Newcastle West on 26th June. Adrienne O’Connell welcomed the group to West Limerick Resources and chaired the session as the host organisation for the meeting. This Learning Ambassadors meeting follows on from previous meetings held in Griffith College and Southill Hub; as

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The new website for Learning Limerick was launched on Wednesday 19th June at an event in Istabraq Hall. LearningLimerick.ie is a dedicated website that will make it easier for those interested in lifelong learning to get information about the range of courses and insight into the whole area of Lifelong Learning. It will strengthen Learning

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Representatives from Learning Limerick and the other cities from the Irish Network of Learning Cities, Cork, Dublin and Derry attended a seminar hosted by Belfast Learning City on Thursday 6th June. The seminar event was part of some research and engagement work that the group in Belfast Learning City had commissioned to help them build a

A new Learning City Charter involving the cities from across the island of Ireland of Limerick, Dublin, Cork, and Derry has been signed, symbolising an act of solidarity and peace building at a time of political challenge. Councillor Eddie Ryan, deputising for the Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, joined counterparts from Cork,

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On Wednesday 10th April, the Limerick Learning Neighbourhoods was launched by the Limerick Community Education Network (LCEN) during the Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival week in the Abundant Life Centre, Henry Street. This initiative was brought to life following a workshop and study visits to Cork Learning City held last year by the LCEN and was

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Experts in Lifelong Learning from Learning Cities in Ireland and around the world joined Limerick participants to explore how we can bridge the gap between urban and rural, young and old, returning to learning and welcoming communities. The Learning Cities Regions seminar Bridging the Gap was held in King John’s Castle as part of the

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Learning Limerick announced a further commitment to advancing Limerick’s progress as a Learning Region when its partners signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Thursday 7th March 2019 in Limerick City Hall. This agreement is a strong statement of their intent and support for the Learning City-Region initiative for Limerick. All of the organisations involved

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Learning Ambassadors will work with Learning Limerick and the Festival and help promote and celebrate learning opportunities. They will act as role models and help inspire learners. A number of participants indicated their interested in becoming Learning Ambassadors at the Networking Meeting last November; and a first meeting of this group of this group was

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The first meeting of the all-Ireland Network of Learning Cities (Limerick, Cork, Belfast, Dublin and Derry-Strabane Learning City-Regions) was held in Cork as part of the Cork Nov 21st Learning Cities Conversations event. Cork Learning City has brought this group together and all of the City-Regions have adopted the UNESCO Guidelines for Building Learning Cities.

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