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Foróige welcomes proposed RSE reform

foroigeadmin January 31, 2019

Foróige welcomes this week’s report from the Joint Committee on Education and Skills which recommends reform of the Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE) curriculum in schools.

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Foróige members from Raheny and Skerries among those to participate in Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

foroigeadmin January 28, 2019

Foróige members from Raheny and Skerries were among those who participated in the Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration in the Mansion House in Dublin yesterday, January 27th.  

The commemoration included readings, survivors’ recollections, the lighting of candles and music, and was attended by people from all walks of Irish life including President Michael D Higgins who delivered the keynote address.

Ceremonies were held across the world yesterday to honour the victims, and survivors of the Holocaust during the Second World War.

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Closing date for NUIG Leadership for Life Accreditation is Monday January 28th

foroigeadmin January 25, 2019

The closing date for NUIG Leadership for Life Accreditation is Monday, January 28th.

All those interested in registering can do so by completing the NUI Galway Leadership Accreditation Form, and you will not be able to register once the deadline has passed. 

By registering you are committing to having all three modules of the Foróige Leadership for Life Programme completed by June 2019.

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Operation Transformation Foróige - Walk n Talk

foroigeadmin January 8, 2019

Foróige is taking part in Operation Transformation 2019, and the Operation Transformation Foróige Walk n Talk is one of its campaigns. We’re encouraging young people and volunteers in Foróige to lay aside time to step up their activity levels and connect to those around them. Please get creative, and feel free to take this challenge on in a way that suits your group best.

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Save the Date! The Aldi Foróige Youth Citizenship Awards 2019

foroigeadmin January 7, 2019

The Aldi Foróige Youth Citizenship Awards 2019 will take place on Saturday, 13th April in the National Indoor Arena of the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15!

We hope that the clubs, groups and young people will get involved this year as we celebrate 50 years of the Youth Citizenship Programme.

Registration is now open and clubs, groups or individuals can register here

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Wednesday deadline for US Embassy Young Leaders Council

foroigeadmin January 7, 2019

The United States Embassy is recruiting applicants across Ireland for the 2019 Young Leaders Council.  The Young Leaders Council is a select group of men and women aged 18-26 the Embassy has identified as leaders within their respective fields.  The council provides members with invaluable networking and professional development opportunities, including engagement with senior U.S. political, business, and cultural leaders.  It also provides members a unique opportunity to inform U.S. policy in the areas most important to Ireland.

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