Amidst the general election frenzy, let's not forget to take a moment to appreciate all teachers around the world. We know we are late but we believe teachers should be appreciated every day not only on one special day. " The world is a university and everyone in it is a teacher. Make sure when … Continue reading Everyone has something to teach you! 🙂
Depression, ex-convicts, permaculture, coding, learning disability, squirrels the cute but such little pests... Those were some of the issues discussed at the annual myHarapan Social Project Challenge 2018 bootcamp held last 2-week ago at our rebel alliance partner venue, DHL IT Services in Cyberjaya. A rebel for the past 4 years with us, it was nice … Continue reading Our Young Padawans made us proud once again!
Everyone is the main character in their own story and it is our responsibility to create our own principles and values in life. By being our own author, how can we do our best in empowering others especially the people that matter to us? How do we tell a little girl that it is fine … Continue reading “There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” —Michelle Obama
Global Social Business Young Pioneer Meeting 2017 was held in Paris this year for 2 days. Its main objective was for youth around the world who already has our own social business idea (ideation phase or start-up phase) to leverage on this space to fine-tune our business. There were around 25 people joining young pioneer … Continue reading #myHarapanJedis are at Global Social Business Young Pioneer Meeting 2017!
Earlier this year, a highly anticipated call was put out across the nation: myHarapan is seeking young padawans with scaleable and sustainable social initiatives to compete in the annual myHarapan Social Project Challenge. After weeks of deliberation, we announced the 10 teams (schools) in April 2017, and the teams then made preparations to participate in … Continue reading Young Padawans For Social Good
After a nationwide call for social business ideas, the myHarapan Social Business Challenge 2017 received close to 100 submissions- all seeking to tackle poverty through employment creation. Organised by myHarapan for the third time running, supported by Yunus Centre, 2017's Challenge is held in partnership with Institut Darul Ridzuan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi Petronas and Universiti … Continue reading SocBiz Challenge 2017: Your Top 15!
Much has been said about the term ‘youth development’. Scores of literary documentation write to preach it, many organisations work to uphold and ensure it, and policies have been written and re-written to enable and facilitate it. But what does it mean? What does youth development mean for young Malaysians? What does it mean TO … Continue reading WANTED: Crazy, youthful ideas!