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YUVA makes Social Work more Conversational with Launch of ChatBots

Today YUVA announced the launch of its artificial intelligence powered chatbot YUVAMauritius for its volunteers, members and various stakeholders across Mauritius and worldwide, on the chatbot platform Qarma.

YUVAMauritius chatbot works on Facebook Messenger and can be discovered by searching @yuvamauritius on Facebook Messenger on the web and Android/iPhone mobiles. Continue reading “YUVA makes Social Work more Conversational with Launch of ChatBots”

YUVA Announced Full Scholarship Winners for Diploma in Community Services Work

Mr Krishna Athal, founder/president of YUVA, announced the six names of the YUVA Educational Scholarship 2017 awardees today at the Municipality of Port Louis.

YUVA has awarded 6 full scholarships for the 2017–2018 academic year to young people to pursue the Diploma in Community Services Work programme at the Charles Telfair Institute. Continue reading “YUVA Announced Full Scholarship Winners for Diploma in Community Services Work”

Application Open: YUVA Entrepreneurship Programme 2017

Deadline for application: 15 July 2017

The YUVA Entrepreneurship Programme (YEP) operates with the belief that entrepreneurship and business skills are teachable and learnable. This is why we have devised a 4-week free programme to equip startups with the basic skills required to launch and run their businesses at the early stage of their growth. In close collaboration with Safe Sha Training Centre, YUVA brings together the best tools and frameworks to teach and hone entrepreneurship skills in Mauritius.

The end outcome being strong viable businesses, which go on to create new jobs, more new revenue and ultimately enlarge Mauritius’ private business sector. Continue reading “Application Open: YUVA Entrepreneurship Programme 2017”

Call for Application: Global Social Leader Forum (December 2017)

Deadline for application: 10 September 2017

Event: 10-20 December 2017

Location: Mauritius

YUVA is seeking for representatives from Public, NGO and (Social) Business sectors, coming from all over Mauritius to participate in the Global Social Leader Forum 2017. The forum aims to unite social leaders and foster discussion and exchange on social work and community services work in Mauritius. As experience shows, there is an urgent need for all social leaders to combine their strength and experiences in order to tackle rising issues in the country. Continue reading “Call for Application: Global Social Leader Forum (December 2017)”