YUVArticles

YUVA donates 251 boxes of new & used clothes to 24 NGOs for them to organise events

YUVA is committed to bettering the lives of all Mauritians, more importantly of most vulnerable citizens including children and young people.

However, YUVA believes that to attain the organisation’s vision we need to have collaborative actions. A pioneering step in its own, YUVA has donated, in the last one month, 251 boxes of new and used cloth items to NGOs around the island with the intent to support the NGOs in organising Christmas and New Year events for their beneficiaries.

Continue reading “YUVA donates 251 boxes of new & used clothes to 24 NGOs for them to organise events”

Tombola Campaign to Support the Education of Needy Children

YUVA works with children living under the poverty threshold. We have launched a national tombola campaign, mainly being circulated in secondary schools, corporate and public organisations, and NGOs.

The funds raised through this tombola are going to be used to assist our children with a variety of critical educational needs. 

Continue reading “Tombola Campaign to Support the Education of Needy Children”

Report: Family Protection including Gender-based Violence in Mauritius

Report by Nnenna Ihua, Researcher at YUVA

Family protection is an important aspect in 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, 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 1994 with the aim of providing specific services to vulnerable in Mauritius. PFPU is decentralized on a regional basis with a special policing approach for its operation with some underlying principles such as welcoming phase, active listening, individualism, non-judgmental attitude, freedom of decision and confidentiality.

Continue reading “Report: Family Protection including Gender-based Violence in Mauritius”

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?”.

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

Basesh Gala on “The past, present and future of entrepreneurship” at YALES 2018

At the YUVA Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurship Summit 2018, Basesh Gala talked on “The past, present and future of entrepreneurship”.

Continue reading “Basesh Gala on “The past, present and future of entrepreneurship” at YALES 2018″

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”.

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