Adoption Law and Social Work Practice Conference

This two day international conference will focus on challenges and opportunities associated with adoption law and social work practice.This is a joint initiative between the Faculty of Law and School of Applied Social Studies, UCC

This international conference on Adoption and Social Work Practice entitled: Redefining Adoption in a New Era: Opportunities and Challenges for Adoption Law and Practice is the first interdisciplinary event of its kind in Ireland. It is a joint initiative between the Faculty of Law and the School of Applied Social Studies, UCC. It is an Irish Research Council funded event. There are a number of high profile key note speakers including Philomena Lee and her daughter Jane Libberton, Nigel Cantwell, Pien Bos, Dr Geoffrey Shannon and the President of the District Court – Her Honour Judge Rosemary Horgan to name but a few.This conference will also provide a platform for all of those affected by adoption to highlight concerns and issues concerning law and practice.

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Category: Conferences: Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Time: 8.45 - 6.30 (4th and 5th)
Location: Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC
Target Audience: Law and Social Work Practitioners and all to whom adoption is of interest
Admission Price: € 80 for 2 days
Contact: Noreen Delea
021 4903220

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