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Prestigious international award for MOT Latvia

September for MOT Latvia has been another wonderful month especially because of the fact that MOT sessions can happen again in person! MOT coaches are happy to come back and meet their youth. Perhaps some schools still have some wariness and anticipating attitudes, but many good practices also force others to be brave and just […]

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MOT South Africa’s youth blogger on having the Courage to Care

Darren is a Young MOTivator and the current winner of the Are Hovstad Award. The following text is his reflections on the difference having the Courage to care can mean to somebody. The following content will be the events that were the highlight of my week. These events were random acts of kindness and showing […]

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MOT Denmark’s exciting MOT Basic Education

From 7th to 9th of September, MOT Denmark held this year’s first MOT-education. This time with nearly 70 people rocking the venue in Grenå. 3 days filled with energy, high spirit, and lots of laughter –   just what we needed to get jetfuel, after a long time without people around us! At the same time, […]

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120 new MOT coaches in Norway

The last six weeks at MOT-camp have been busy, and we are very happy about that. Due to Covid-19 restrictions in Norway, it hasn’t been possible to arrange MOT Basic Educations until now. In the past six weeks, we have facilitated 5 Basic Educations for new MOT coaches and 3 Value-based leadership gatherings for principals […]

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MOT’s contribution to the UN sustainable development goals

Happy September to all MOT leaders and MOT enthusiasts in four different continents! I am proud of the value-based approach MOT applies to strengthen youth’s robustness and create safe class environments. I am proud of the societal issues you are working to stop, reduce and prevent – such as loneliness, bullying, substance abuse, mental illnesses, […]

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Inspiration from MOT Thailand

This month MOT Thailand would like to share inspiration from one of our MOT coaches. Ms. Pla or Pasuta Chaochaikhong, English teacher at Non Sangga Nong Wang Wittaya School, Tha Bo District, Nong Khai Province. She has devoted herself to develop of all youth in her school. She was appointed as Core Activities Manager in […]

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MOT Denmark raises awareness on the importance of saying Hi*

The Hi-campaign is at full speed! We are running this campaign together with MOT Norway and the success is already noticeable! The media coverage is intense and our schools have taken this campaign to heart because it is simple and effective. The Value Month will be the Hi-campaign going forward, that’s for sure. Here is […]

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Youth story of the month: MOT South Africa

This month we celebrated Courage to Care Day and due to COVID, we tried to change things up a bit. We challenged our MOT Youth to write stories of random acts of kindness that they’ve experienced. We have received a total of 6 courageous stories we are super inspired and in awe by them! We […]

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MOT Norway repeats the Hi* success from last year

Hi* *If you say hi, you say more than you think. The first week of school MOT Norway ran a national campaign with focus on the word ‘Hi’ to mark the Value start. In MOT we talk a lot about the importance of how we meet and greet each other. A simple ‘Hi’ or ‘Hello’ […]

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