Founder and Director of Eurobug
I am a founder and a director of Eurobug. My main roles in the organisation includes managing local, national and international projects; coordinating and mentoring Eurobug volunteers; providing on-going support, guidance and training for Eurobug Youth Group in Kilkenny and maintaining on-going relationships with relevant stake holders. I also work as a freelance trainer mainly with topics of Youth Work, Social Inclusion and Human Rights Educational Approach and co-coordinate No Hate Speech Movement Ireland. All my work is based on person-centred, holistic and digital youth work approach with particular emphases of youth empowerment through active participation. My formal education is bachelors’ degree in Social Science, Youth and Community Work from University College Cork, Ireland, thus I have over 15 years experience in non-formal education sector in Europe. I am dedicated to working with and for young people as I believe they are the change makers of today. For me Youth Work is about walking that extra mile with young people towards building more inclusive society were diversity is celebrated and every single person is respected and valued for who he/she is.