OMEP is an international, non-governmental and non-profit organisation concerned with all aspects of Early Childhood Education and Care. OMEP Ireland is a registered charity dedicated to promoting the well-being of all children and their right to high quality early childhood education and care. The mission of OMEP Ireland is to raise awareness of the importance of early childhood experiences by supporting early years research and sharing knowledge about what we can do to improve children's lives.
2017 OMEP Ireland Conference, University College Cork, Saturday 20 May 2017
EARLY CHILDHOOD CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES:
EMBRACING CHALLENGE AND INVENTING TOMORROW
Conference Brochure: Click here
Booking form: Click here Closing date for bookings: 14 April 2017
Inclusion and diversity
- Dr Sheila Garrity, (UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG)
- Sheila Dillon, National Service Co-ordinator, The Better Start Access and Inclusion Model
- Dr Mary O'Kane
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Submissions for Research Strands at the 2017 OMEP Ireland Conference
Deadline for submissions now EXTENDED
Abstracts of 150 words to be submitted by Friday 24 March 2017
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Volume 11 of An Leanbh Óg (2017) is now open for submissions. Papers on any aspect of early childhood care and education are welcome. For guidelines on how to submit, please Click here
Volume 10 of An Leanbh Óg, the OMEP Ireland Journal of Early Childhood Studies was published in October 2016. Table of Contents for Vol 10: Please Click here
Group and individual (full) members of OMEP Ireland will automatically receive copies of Vol. 10. Non-members can order copies by contacting us: for details please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Contents and Order form for earlier volumes are on our Publications page.
69th OMEP World Assembly and International Conference, Croatia 2017
Early Childhood Relationships: The Foundation for a Sustainable Future
19 - 24 June 2017, Opatija, Croatia
Details at http://www.omep.hr/
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