Official Launching of Edycs ARADI Advocacy Group

In the context of the World Mental Health Day Celebration and the Promotion of the African Charter to the Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities, held on the 10th of October, the Edycs Epilepsy Group organised the official launching of the Edycs ARADI Advocacy Group. YUVA, along with many other member organisations, were presented with membership awards, in the presence Mr Daniel Eric Clive Laurent, Lord Mayor of Port Louis; Mr Paramasiva Chengan, president of MACOSS; Mr Youssouf Noormamode, president of Edycs Epilepsy Group; and other NGOs at the Municipality of Port Louis. Continue reading “Official Launching of Edycs ARADI Advocacy Group”

YUVA at ‘CLEn & NGO Fair 2018’ of University of Technology, Mauritius

Today YUVA participated in the Community Learning and Engagement (CLEn) and NGO Fair 2018 at the University of Technology, Mauritius to recruit students as Interns.

The Community Learning and Engagement (CLEn 1000) is a new and innovative credit-based mandatory component which has been introduced in The School of Business Management and Finance (SBMF) undergraduate programmes following the 2015 major review process. Continue reading “YUVA at ‘CLEn & NGO Fair 2018’ of University of Technology, Mauritius”

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. Continue reading “Le Bocage International School donates school materials to YUVA”

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

YUVA’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 Saharan Africa to become leaders and empower others.

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FIRST Global Challenge 2018 (Robotics): Mauritius Reaches Semi-Final in Mexico

Yesterday, Team Mauritius reached the semi-finals at the FIRST Global Challenge 2018 (Robotics) before being defeated by Teams Romania, Singapore and China.

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