PEPY news

Meeting Ireland’s President in Ho Chi Minh

Friday, 18 November 2016
by Romina Olmoguez
PEPY Empowering Youth’s staff and students once again had the pleasure of visiting Vietnam to represent Cambodia and meet Ireland’s President, Michael D. Higgins. Colm, Konnitha, Sithong and Khanya left last November 11 for a two-day trip to Ho Chi . . . Read More.

2016 Scholarship Students’ Integration Week

Friday, 11 November 2016
by Romina Olmoguez
Our Promotion 5 Scholarship Students’ first week in Siem Reap was spent on team building activities and training that will prepare them for their stay in Siem Reap and their life together in the first year of their scholarship. The . . . Read More.

Vietnam Trip to Meet the Irish President

Tuesday, 08 November 2016
by Laurence Dobson
This week four members in PEPY are travelling to Ho Chi Minh as part of the Irish President’s State Visit to Vietnam.  President Higgins is the first Irish Head Of State to visit Vietnam and all of these four people in . . . Read More.

2016 PEPY Scholarship Student Selection

Thursday, 13 October 2016
by Romina Olmoguez
PEPY began the this year’s Scholarship Program last May. We started in Kralanh with our Dream Class students, presenting to them an overview of the Scholarship Program, outlining the activities leading to the start of the school year and introducing . . . Read More.

Power of the Partnership

Monday, 22 August 2016
by Sarakk Rith
It has been three years since PEPY Empowering Youth and Donabate Portrane Educate Together National School (DPETNS) established a partnership together. Since then, it has grown to include Balbriggan Educate Together National School (BETNS) and this year to St. Francis . . . Read More.

Hoi An Sustainability Field School in Vietnam 2016

Wednesday, 17 August 2016
by Romina Olmoguez
Last July, we’ve once again sent a scholarship student and a staff to join the annual Sustainability Field School Conference in Hoi An, Vietnam. This year saw participants from Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos joining together to discuss and learn about . . . Read More.