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Author: Valter Arrais

YoPA Launches Virtual Meeting for PhDs

March 2nd, 2023

The Youth-centred Participatory Action (YoPA) is excited to announce the upcoming Kick-off Welcome to PhDs meeting to Foster Global Networking and Collaboration, which will take place on April 28th, 2023, from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (UTC+1).

The meeting will be held online via Teams and will bring together PhDs from around the world who are part of YoPA project, as an opportunity for participants to connect with other researchers, educators, and professionals in the field.

University of the Witwatersrand

University of the Witwatersrand, or Wits University, is a public research university located in the central northern regions of Johannesburg, South Africa. Their purpose is to make a positive impact on society through creating and advancing global knowledge and also fostering graduates to be leaders with integrity. 

YoPA Consortium Announces Hybrid Meeting Prior to ISBNPA Conference in Sweden

March 1st, 2023

YoPA’s consortium has announced that a hybrid meeting will be held on June 13th, 2023, from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, just before the start of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA) conference. The meeting will take place in Uppsala Konsert & Kongress venue, Sweden, and will be available both online and in-person. 

The meeting is an opportunity for YoPA members to gather and discuss recent developments in their studies.

For those who cannot attend in person, the meeting will be available virtually through a secure online platform. Information on how to access the virtual meeting will be provided to registered participants closer to the meeting date. 


Value Re-orientation for Community Enhancement (VARCE) is a non-governmental and non-profit making organization, working on Children, Women and Youth Development in the city of Osogbo, Nigeria. Registered with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in March 2015, its primary aim is to contribute to sustainable development in Nigeria and beyond.  

Universidade Lusófona / COFAC

The Cooperativa de Formação e Animação Cultural is a higher educational cooperative proprietor of the Universidade Lusófona, focused on creating and managing higher education establishments, teaching its own or autonomous courses within the scope of innovative pedagogical experiences, located in Lisbon, Portugal. The private institution of higher education provides a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses across diverse areas of knowledge.