First Cohort of Students Graduate from Patten College: YUVA’s Leadership & Civic Programmes

Today, we have successfully completed our four weeks of training programmes on Students Leadership and on Moral and Civic Education. The training took place at Patten College Girls for students of Grade 9 and 10. At the end of the training, Certificates of Participation and Medals were awarded to them. Our first session was on Leadership. The training was conducted in the presence of 34 students of Grade 10. We commenced by defining ‘Encouraging Read more

YUVA Academy: Cohort 1 (2019) of Certificate in Leadership for Social Change

This year’s leadership program, delivered by the YUVA Academy, has started this month. Using interactive activities including reflexive journals, aspiring young leaders develop their own understandings of what constitutes good leadership and how to apply this knowledge in real life situations. Whether you want to polish your individual leadership skills, have ambitions to grow into leadership roles or are an emerging leader in your organisation, YUVA Academy’s School of Leadership and Development is for Read more

YUVA launched ‘Moral & Civic Education’ at Patten College for Grade 9

The “Moral and Civic Education” programme for secondary schools was successfully launched by the YUVA Academy on Monday, 14 January 2019. The development training took place at Patten College (Girls) and our first batch has commenced with around 35 ambitious students of Grade 9. The moral and civic education is an important component which targets at fostering teenagers’ positive values and attitudes through the learning and teaching of several key learning subjects. The programme Read more

YUVA’s ‘Students Leadership Programme’ launched at Patten College for Grade 10

The ‘Students Leadership Programme’ for secondary schools was successfully launched by YUVA on Monday, 14 January 2019. The development training took place at Patten College Girls and our first batch commenced with around 30 ambitious students of Grade 10. We, at YUVA, believe that every individual has leadership potentials and that their particular gifts, talents, and skills can be enhanced through education, training, and development. Leadership is a process, not a position. Therefore, YUVA Read more

Maria Sabeera Abdullakhan on “Architecture and Leadership” at YALES 2018

At the YUVA Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurship Summit 2018, Maria Sabeera Abdullakhan talked on “Should architecture be an important component of a leader while he/she is designing strategies?”. About Maria Sabeera Abdullakhan Sabeera is the Administrative and Design Assistant at T SQUARE Ltd Architects. With 3 years of professional experience, I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. While at University I was Secretary for SPACE (Student Platform for Architecture, Read more

Sita Saminaden on “5 modern management tips to leaders and entrepreneurs” at YALES 2018

At the YUVA Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurship Summit 2018, Sita Saminaden talked on “5 modern management tips to leaders and entrepreneurs”. About Sita Saminaden Sita is passionate about all aspects related to the “customer”. After a fruitful career of more than 18 years at Mauritius Telecom where she got the golden opportunity to evolve in the dynamic world of telco customer management, she has acquired a solid understanding of the dynamics of customer relationships and Read more

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

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