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Youth Summit 2: Harnessing Young Peoples Power

November 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT

WHY ATTEND?

This summit will focus on harnessing young people’s power. The Irish Girl Guides will showcase how giving space and opportunity to young people is an important strategy to empowerment. Their youth led strategy will showcase how a trip to India turned into a national sustainable living programme and how attending a worldwide young women leadership seminar sparked an interest in the fight against period poverty and more.

CAPACITY

300 participants

COST

Free of charge

DURATION

2 hours

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON THE DAY?

A packed programme includes an introduction to guiding and the journey programme, a range of short, inspirational video inputs and mentimeter engagement as well as stories and experiences shared by

  • 3 girls who took part in the ‘India trip’ and how it motivated them to create a national sustainable consumption programme and badge.
  • 3 girls who took part in the Juliette Low Seminar (an international leadership seminar for young women) and their projects based on SDG5.
  • Jenna Goodwin  will talk about the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts.
  • Mary Fitzgerald a foreign correspondent in Libya and a former girl guide, will talk about how guiding has helped her in her career.

All concluding with a Q&A session. 

DESIGNED FOR

  • young people, youth workers, youth work sector, development sector, teachers, policy makers

DELIVERED BY

  • This event is hosted by NYCI and the Irish Girl Guides
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Details

Date:
November 25
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT
Event Category:

Organiser

National Youth Council of Ireland
Phone:
+353-1-478-4122
Email:
info@youth.ie
Website:
https://www.youth.ie

Venue

Online (Zoom)
Ireland + Google Map
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