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Deepa Gokulsing on “Issues facing youngsters in the Mauritian society” at YALES 2018

At the YUVA Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurship Summit 2018, Deepa Gokulsing talked on “Issues facing youngsters in the Mauritian society”. About Deepa Gokulsing Deepa Gokulsing is a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities, at the University of Mauritius. Her research interests are family, gender, higher education and labour market, migration, poverty, social development and policy. Ms Gokulsing has been working on a number of consultancy projects for various ministries Read more

Adila Budullah on “Storytelling for social workers, leaders and entrepreneurs” at YALES 2018

At the YUVA Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurship Summit 2018, Adila Budullah talked on “Storytelling for social workers, leaders and entrepreneurs”. About Adila Budullah Adila Budullah is a woman entrepreneur, owner and director of Embrace Uniqueness Ltd. She has recently celebrated CEO Global’S PAN African Awards for Africa’s Most Influential Women in Business and Government &Titans: Building Nations and was proudly presented with the Country Winner IOC 2018/19 in recognition of the Arts and Culture Sector. Read more

Priyamka’s Analysis: Event at Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice

On Sunday, 18 November 2018, charity event held at the at the Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice, was organized by volunteers of YUVA of different ages and from different background. This event consisted of serving lunch to at least 100 senior citizens residing at the Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice. It was my first outdoor activity as a LSC Student and it provided a nice opportunity to strengthen the values and principles, that YUVA Read more

Zaahirah’s Analysis: Event at Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice

The simplest way to serve someone is to show them love, giving your time and offering encouragement to people who are in need. This is the most valuable gift we could have given to our senior citizens. On 18 November 2018, YUVA academy hosted a lunch for the 100 elders at the Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice at Pamplemousses. Together with our family members, staff and YUVA volunteers, we honoured our elders as the wise Read more

Communiqué to YALES 2018 selected participants

Dear YALES 2018 Participants We are absolutely delighted to inform you that your application has been accepted to attend YALES 2018, and we are excited to welcome you on 1, 2 and 3 December from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM. A culmination of leadership, entrepreneurship, social & business innovation, and practicality, YALES 2018 is a platform that will empower Mauritius’ social leaders, sharpen their leadership and managerial skills, and allow them to strengthen their planning, organising and communication Read more

Tanweer’s Analysis: Event at Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice

18 November 2018 marks the day when lunch was served to around 100 senior citizens, residing at the Saint Jean de Dieu Hospice. The visit epitomises the values of YUVA where volunteers and students of the YUVA Academy were brought together to engage in social work and community service. The lunch mobilised individuals from different communities and age groups, embodying unique values and visions, to serve the same purpose: to give back to society. Read more

YUVA Academy, Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus sign MoU to promote academic and cultural exchanges

YUVA Academy and Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus have signed a memorandum of understanding on Friday, 23 November 2018, which aims at establishing and developing a close partnership to promote academic and cultural exchanges between the two institutions through mutual assistance in areas of students and faculty exchange, teaching, research, joint academic programs, and other fields of common interest. The Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus will provide venue and facilities for YUVA events, Read more

Call for Applications: IP and Access to Medicines Course 2018

Having Pro-Health Intellectual Property laws ensures access to essential medicines. Take ACTION and apply for the ARASA/SAPAM IP and Access to Medicines online course to find out more on how Intellectual Property laws affect access to affordable and safe medicines in Africa. Sign up for the online course here. PURPOSE OF COURSE This short online course aims to equip participants with; a) An understanding and appreciation of the intricate linkages between access to essential HIV, TB Read more

Le Bocage International School donates school materials to YUVA

Thank you to the students of Le Bocage International School for having donated school materials and supplies as part of their CAS Project to YUVA for beneficiaries – children and young people living under the poverty threshold. The students who were involved in the collection of the school materials are Claire Summer Williams, Zaki Oosman, Kami Sadien, Sarah Lai, Ritvik Ramdenee and Raynaah Biswas. Delivered list: 235 Pencils 241 Erasers 50 Copy Books 86 Sharpeners (84 Small, 2 Read more