Now Available: The 2nd Edition of Borderlands: The Journal of Spatial Planning in Ireland

The International Centre for Local and Regional Development (ICLRD) published the second edition of Borderlands: The Journal of Spatial Planningin Ireland in January 2012.Download a preview here.

The new articles are on:

  • Infrastructure planning and optimisation and the potential for border area
  • Planning for Children Contrasting the Old and New Regionalism in the US
  • Building the Evidence-Base: Developing a Deprivation Index for the Island of Ireland
  • Housing and Planning on the Island of Ireland: An Emerging Story
  • Marine Spatial Planning: Perspectives from Ireland and the Gulf of Maine

Copies of the journal are available by contacting Eimear Donnelly, Project Administrator at (028) 3751 1550 or at

The Journal was launched by Frank McDonald, Environment Editor of the Irish Times, during the Seventh Annual ICLRD Conference.