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‘East meets West’ at unique international youth conference in Ireland

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Foróige August 20, 2015

* Teenagers from Palestine, Saudi Arabia, India, Denmark, the USA and Northern Ireland gather in Maynooth for week-long youth leadership event.

* Unique Conference brings teenagers from vastly different cultures, backgrounds and life experiences together to share ideas and insights.

* Leadership Conference will be attended by 300 teenagers, including young people from almost every county in Ireland.

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Innovative new sex education programme fills education gap, new study shows

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Foróige September 24, 2014
  • REAL U Programme developed by Foróige, Ireland’s leading youth organisation, delivered to more than 10,500 teenagers nationwide
  • HSE Crisis Pregnancy Programme funds national roll out
  • Launch of REAL U research findings alongside HSE Crisis Pregnancy Programme’s re-developed B4uDecide.ie website

An innovative new sex education programme delivered to more than 10,500 teenagers nationwide is ‘filling a gap’ in relationship and sexuality education for young people in Ireland, a new study has shown.

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300 Young Leaders Arrive in Ireland for International Conference

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Foróige September 3, 2014
  • Leadership Conference will be attended by 300 teenagers from around the world.
  • Teens from almost every county in Ireland will take part.
  • Young delegates to arrive from India, USA and Northern Ireland.
  • Inspirational guest speakers include world leaders in the fields of space exploration; music; business and sport as well as sustainable energy technology 
  • Hollywood star Matt McCoy is serving as Ambassador for the Conference.
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