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International Volunteer Day for Economic Social Development

05-12-2019 Press Release

International Volunteer Day for Economic Social Development

The diverse and dynamic role of volunteerism in promoting the Sustainable Development Goals merits strong support from Governments and other stakeholders. On this International Day, I thank volunteers for their efforts to leave no one behind ~ UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres~   International Volunteer Day (IVD) mandated by the UN General Assembly...

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities

03-12-2019 Press Release

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

  When we secure the rights of people with disabilities, we move closer to achieving the central promise of the 2030 Agenda – to leave no one behind ~António Guterres, UN Secretary-General~   The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was proclaimed in 1992 by United Nations General Assembly. It...

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World AIDS Day

01-12-2019 Press Release

World AIDS Day

  "There is still time to scale-up testing for HIV; to enable more people to access treatment; to increase resources needed to prevent new infections; and to end the stigma. At this critical juncture, we need to take the right turn now." — António Guterres, UN Secretary General

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

25-11-2019 Press Release

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

  Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today remains largely unreported due to the impunity, silence, stigma and shame surrounding it. The UN observes International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on the 25th of November...

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Universal Children's Day

20-11-2019 Press Release

Universal Children's Day

  Around the world, children are showing us their strength and leadership advocating for a more sustainable world for all. Let’s build on advances and re-commit to putting children first. For every child, every right - UN Secretary-General António Guterres   Investing in our future means investing in our children which is why...

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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

18-11-2019 Press Release

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

  The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims was started by Road Peace in 1993. Since then it has been observed and promoted worldwide by several NGOs, including the European Federation of Road Traffic Victims (FEVR) and its associated organizations. On 26 October 2005, the United Nations endorsed it...

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Energy Globe Award: Participate in the largest environmental award!

13-09-2019 Events News

Dear Colleagues,    Warm greetings from the WAY Headquarters!   Energy Globe Award annually honors outstanding, sustainable projects in the field of environment and energy. The award is presented nationally in more than 180 countries, as well as internationally in 5 categories: Earth, Fire, Water, Air and Yout...

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Declaration - 19th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD)

15-07-2019 News

Dear members,   Warm greetings of the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) Headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia!   We are pleased to circulate herewith the Declaration of the 19th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD) “Youth Deconstructing Fake News” that was held from 23rd to 27th of June 2019 at La Boss Hotel in Melaka, Malaysia.   ...

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Invitation to International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA), 3 - 10 August 2019 in Washington DC., Philadelphia, and New York, USA.

11-06-2019 Events News

Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia!   We are pleased to invite you to attend the International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) from August 3rd to 10th, 2019 in Washington DC., Philadelphia, and New York, USA.    This year’s theme is “Moral and Innovative Leadership for Sustainable...

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Call for Application - 30th International Youth Forum, Seoul, Republic of Korea

25-04-2019 Events News

Warm greetings from the WAY Headquarters! We are pleased to inform you that the National Council of Youth Organizations in Korea (NCYOK) in partnership with the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family in Korea, World Assembly of Youth (WAY) and Asian Youth Council (AYC) will be jointly organising The 30th International Youth Forum with the theme “I...

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Invite of 14th Global Youth Peace Fest - GYPF2019 in Chandigarh, India

28-03-2019 Events News

Warm greetings from the WAY Headquarters! We are pleased to inform you that even this year WAY and Yuvsatta (youth for peace) will jointly organise the international exchange programmes, the Children’s Peace Fest and the Global Youth Peace Fest (GYPF) in Chandigarh, India. As you know by adopting the 2030 Agenda, Member States have committed ...

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    Youth And Education

    Having a main role as future assets of society, youth hold a crucial key in bringing forward-development of all nations around the world. Realizing significance of youth as role-players, many world-base humanitarian organizations have been paying extra attention on all sensitive matters which involve youth and their future development.

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    Youth And Employment

    Employment is a major concern among all societies with youth as the main affected by the issue. Recently the world has seen a meltdown in economies, causing layoffs, and unemployment. Youth have been greatly affected because most of them are only at the stage of seeking employment for the first time after school, and they are disadvantaged due to lack of experience.
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    Youth And Health

    Health issues are usually caused by; poor quality of health services offered, financial incapability, obstructive law and policies, unsafe traditional treatment, early pregnancy and over consumption of both alcohol and tobacco. In total, there are five major health-issues which youth all around the world are likely to have.

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    Youth And Environment

    It is found that most environmental issues are actually caused by people's ignorance toward their responsibility in preserving the environment.

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    Youth And Globalization

    Globalization affects the youth and the whole society at large. Global transformations that range from cultural, historical, technological and demographic changes require youth to develop new skills and habits that are far ahead of what the educational system can nowadays deliver.

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    Youth And HIV

    The HIV/ AIDS pandemic has affected the world very badly. The statistics for the diseases keep on rising year after year. In 2011 thirty four million people were infected and living with HIV/AIDS. Youth have been hardly hit by this pandemic with 40% of new infections occurring among young people 15- 24 years old in 2009.

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WAY volunteers programme

The World Assembly of Youth has established a volunteers programme that seeks to develop a dedicated corps of young people who will be willing to assist in WAY programme and activities around the world. WAY had over 900 volunteers from around the world, striving to make a difference.  
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MIYD 2019

FAKE NEWS LOGO newWWGet involved and make your voice heard at the 19th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD) as we tackle this year's theme 'Youth Deconstructing Fake News’ that is scheduled to take place on 23rd - 27th June 2019 at La Boss Hotel in Melaka, Malaysia. Call for applications - Registrations for participants, speakers, and volunteers are now OPEN!

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