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New EU Youth Strategy - Consultation

foroigeadmin January 12, 2018

Cycle VI of the EU Structured Dialogue is focusing on contributions to the creation of the new EU Youth Strategy.

Key questions are being asked all across the EU which will feed into the development of the strategy.

Who: Young people 15-30yrs old who are interested in having their voice heard and getting involved in making positive change in Ireland and Europe!

What: A meeting of young people to contribute thoughts and ideas to the new EU Youth Strategy

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Youth Participation in Foróige

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Foróige January 2, 2018

Foróige provides the opportunity each year for young people to have a say and influence decision making in the organisation. Youth participation in the running of the organisation is unique to Foróige and is ingrained in the Foróige philosophy.



The Reference Panel is a group of young people elected at the Regional Conferences of Clubs and the Regional Youth Participation Seminars held across the country. There are a maximum 64 members.

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NFTE International Competition Winner

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Foróige December 14, 2017
Eight businesses from all over Ireland were involved in the recent NFTE International Business Plan Competition, which took place in the Dechert office in Dublin. 
The young people applied, and were selected, to pitch their business in front of a panel of judges.
The three judges were Killian Buckley and Geraldine Gleeson, who represented basis.point along with Karen Hannify of Foróige.
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Foróige NFTE young entrepreneurs showcase their products at 'Gifted - The Contemporary Craft & Design Fair' in RDS

foroigeadmin December 8, 2017

More than 150 young entrepreneurs, who are part of the Foróige NFTE Programme, are exhibiting their products at 'Gifted - The Contemporary Craft & Design Fair', which is taking place this week at the RDS, Dublin.

Businesses from all over Ireland, including Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Offaly, Laois, Dublin and Louth, have been incredibly well received at the 6 day event in the capital.

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