If you are passionate about making a positive impact on young people’s health, the National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) would like to hear from you. Working in a positive and stimulating environment, the emphasis of this role is to contribute to the development of health promotion initiatives using evidence based approaches and best practice that will have real impact on the health and well being of young people. Full details on youthhealth.ie
NYCI represents and supports the interests of voluntary youth organisations and uses its collective experience to act on issues that impact on young people.
- July 31, 2018 - 9:00am
Youth Council calls for measures to tackle youth unemployment as part of a number of costed measures detailed in its Pre-Budget Submission launching today
We need greater investment in apprenticeships as a concrete step towards halving long-term youth unemployment. That was the message from James Doorley, National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) Deputy Director, speaking in advance of the publication today (31.07.18) of the organisation’s pre-budget submission.
Up to € 5,000 for successful projects!
Do you have a good idea for a youth arts project in your youth group but require the funding to work with an artist?
- July 17, 2018 - 9:15am
Ireland’s youth delegates to the UN, Lauren Flanagan (24) from Manor Kilbride, County Wicklow and Paul Dockery (23) from Rooskey in County Leitrim chosen to address first UN review of Ireland’s performance against global goals
Poverty, inequality and mental health are among the issues most concerning young people in Ireland. That’s according to Ireland’s UN Youth Delegates, addressing the United Nations High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) taking place at the UN Headquarters in New York today (17.07.18).
To coincide with our annual assembly, we’ve taken a look back at some of the highlights of last year. We’re very proud of what we’ve achieved together for the youth work sector in 2017. Take a glance through our work in our infographic annual review. You can download your copy here: http://www.youth.ie/nyci/Annual-Review-2017
- June 12, 2018 - 9:15am
NYCI Youth Arts Summer School: Circus Skills for Youth Workers runs Wed 27th to Fri 29th June in Castlebar, Co. Mayo