Research Papers 2014

Synopsis Below you will find a list of Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure research papers published in 2014.

  • A summary of issues with archaeological archives in Northern Ireland, and a range of legislative and non-legislative options

    Reference: 108-14 - Date: 07/11/2014

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  • Non-governmental funding for arts organisations

    Reference: 97/14 - Date: 17/10/2014

    This paper provides information on the range of funders of the arts for which organisations in Northern Ireland would be eligible to apply. It focuses on charitable trusts and foundations, though a number of other non-governmental funders are also indicated.

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  • Potential issues regarding women and sport

    Reference: 87/14 - Date: 25/09/2014

    This paper provides a brief summary of a variety of potential issues for further scrutiny regarding women and sport, following a recent Assembly research paper on the subject.

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  • Regional and minority language academies

    Reference: 53/14 - Date: 12/05/2014

    This paper summarises the role and services provided by a selection of regional and minority language academies around the world, highlighting a number of common features.

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  • Women and sport: A summary of potential issues

    Reference: 44/14 - Date: 15/04/2014

    This paper examines current participation levels of women in sport and physical activity in both Northern Ireland and elsewhere. It summarises the nature of current strategies and policies around this issue, before suggesting a number of potential issues for further consideration.

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  • Governance models for sport across the UK and Ireland

    Reference: 08/14 - Date: 21/01/2014

    This paper examines the different governance models adopted by the sports councils across the UK and some of the different ways in which local councils deliver their sports services. It includes some information on the relationship between sports bodies and local government.

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