Sean Campbell

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Sean Campbell: a strong support network ensured I didn’t go hungry or become homeless, as many did, but my already modest income was shot to pieces

Sean Campbell, originally from Co Tyrone, lives in Cape Town. South Africa has been battling a more contagious variant of coronavirus that has now bee(...)

 Conor Stinchon aged 16, founder of Gaelic Superstore, takes the title of Foróige Youth Entrepreneur of the Year 2019. work for Teaching Entrepreneurship Programme. Photograph:  Mark Stedman

A “Gaelic Superstore” selling bespoke gloves for clubs, schools and county teams has seen a 16-year-old from Sligo win the title of the Foróige Youth (...)

Teenagers from India, the US and Ireland are gathering in Kildare this week for Foróige’s “leadership for life” youth conference.   The conference brings together young people to learn how to become leaders in their own communities.

Hundreds of teenagers from around the world are taking part in a week-long conference to learn how to become leaders in their communities. Foróige, t(...)

Actor Cillian Murphy and Prof Pat Dolan, director of the Unesco Child and Family Research Centre at NUI Galway

Cillian Murphy has a recurring dream: he’s in his school uniform, sitting at a desk and in the thick of the Leaving Cert all over again. “There are k(...)

Sophie Beveridge, Diarmuid Geever and Jessica Fahy from Ballaghadereen Foróige club in Roscommon with the Aldi Foróige Youth Citizenship trophy in the Citywest Hotel, Dublin.  Photograph: Mark Stedman

A youth club that welcomed teenage Syrian refugees to the heart of Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon, through social evenings, pool games and other activi(...)

KT Clothing: set up by Katie McGloin, a transition-year student from Coláiste Mhaigh Éne in Bundoran

A Donegal teenager who set up a business designing and marketing gender-neutral clothes has won the Foróige Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. KT(...)

Eugene Maher, a father of two, was knocked off his bike while cycling in the Clontarf area on June 30th, 2015. Photograph via Twitter

The Dublin man sustained fatal head injuries after he was knocked off his bicycle in a suspected hit and run, an inquest heard. Eugene Maher (62) fro(...)

Gail O’Rorke is accused of attempting to help Bernadette Forde get to a euthanasia clinic in Switzerland. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

A woman accused of helping her friend take her own life alleged to gardaí that another person was with the deceased when she took a lethal dose of bar(...)

Moorefield’s Ryan Houlihan tackles Ben McCormack of Sarsfields. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/INPHO

Moorefield 1-15 Sarsfields 1-6 Having held on for their lives to get a second bite, Moorefield finished the job in some style to retain their K(...)

A group of children take part in the St Patrick’s Day festivities in Shanghai, China today.

The rapidly expanding Irish community in Asia made its presence felt over the course of St Patrick’s Day. It may be apocryphal that the G(...)