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

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

Fully Funded Undergraduate Scholarship for Mauritians Having Lost One or Both Parents

YUVA Academy’s international partner Ashinaga has an opportunity, which could be of interest to some of our Mauritian youth, the details of which are below: The Ashinaga Africa Initiative is a fully funded academic leadership program that aims to provide high potential orphaned students from across Sub Saharan Africa with access to higher education in Japan, the U.S.A. and Europe. Ashinaga’s vision is that after graduating from university abroad, its scholars will return to Sub Read more

Family Protection In Mauritius, Including Gender-based Violence

Family protection is an important aspect of any society because the family is a small unit and families make up the society. Happiness and peace including safety are determinants of a healthy society. In Mauritius, the Ministry of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare is responsible for family protection including gender-based violence, domestic violence, child abuse, elderly abuse, family conflict and conflict among neighbours. Police Family Protection Unit (PFPU) was set up in Read more

Press Communiqué: Retraction request to L’express

17 September 2018 To, Mr Nad Sivaramen Director of Publications La Sentinelle Dear Mr Sivaramen, I write to you concerning the article published in L’express on 13 September 2018, entitled “Certificat non délivré: Krishna Athal fait l’objet d’une Precautionary Measure”. “Il a suivi un cours en leadership auprès de YUVA, dont le directeur est Krishna Athal. Or l’organisme refuse de lui donner son certificat.”Another candidate following the same course had served us with a formal letter of Read more