MulkearLIFE’s sister project, DuhallowLIFE will be hosting its End of Project Conference this week (Thur / Fri 21st & 22nd May 2015). The conference will take place in the James O’Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, County Cork. The theme of the two day European conference is ‘Celebrating Hands On Community Participation In Nature Conservation’ and will include the end conference of DuhallowLIFE and the launch of IRD Duhallow’s new LIFE project RaptorLIFE.
Included amongst the exciting line-up of speakers over the two days are the following friends and colleagues of MulkearLIFE, Fran Igoe, Kieran Murphy and other colleagues in IRD Duhallow, Marjana Hönigsfeld, Institute for Conservation of Natural Heritage. Slovenia, Lorcan O’Toole of the Goldern Eagle Trust, Barry O’Donoghue of the NPWS, Diane O’Leary, West Cumbria Rivers Trust – Pearls in Peril LIFE+ and Paddy Woodworth of the Irish Times.
MulkearLIFE is delighted to have been invited to participate in this auspicious event and MulkearLIFE’s project manager, Ruairí Ó Conchúir will present on the first day of the conference. The full conference programme is available here: DuhallowLIFERaptorLIFE conference v1.5backup