August 2013

International Youth Conference Aimed at Cultivating Future World Leaders kicks off

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Foróige August 12, 2013

• Leadership conference will be attended by 300 teenagers from around the world.
• Teens from almost every county in Ireland will take part at week-long conference in NUI Maynooth, Co Kildare.
• Young delegates have arrived from the USA, Palestine, South Korea, Northern Ireland, India, Nigeria and Kenya.
• Inspirational speakers include Olympic boxing silver medallist Kenneth Egan and the Irish head of internet giant PayPal Louise Phelan, among others. (You are invited to send a representative, details at bottom of press release.)

PayPal boss tells youth conference women who choose to leave the workplace need support when they return

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Foróige August 12, 2013

Irish boss of internet giant PayPal Louise Phelan has said that women who choose to leave the workplace need support from industry when they return to work. The Ireland-based Vice President of Global Operations for Europe, Middle East and Africa was speaking at the Foróige Albert Schweitzer Leadership for Life International Youth Conference, which is taking place in NUI Maynooth this week.