Mayo students graduate from Foróige Leadership for Life programme

Posted in Connect on October 19, 2017.

MAYO students have graduated from Foróige’s Leadership for Life programme accredited by the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG).

They were awarded with a Foundation Certificate in Youth Leadership and Community Action in NUIG.

A total of 207 young people from throught the country completed thd programme.

Seán Campbell, CEO of Foróige said “The Leadership for Life programme is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for 15-18 year olds to acquire accredited leadership skills. They gain aptitudes in critical thinking, problem solving, empathy, resilience, self-reflection and teamwork through experiential learning in a safe and supportive environment.

“The young people that have graduated today should be extremely proud of committing to the programme and taking charge of their own leadership journey.”

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