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World Humanitarian Day

18-08-2022 Press Release

World Humanitarian Day

  The World Humanitarian Day is celebrated annually on 19 August, and it pays tribute to all aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and rallies support for people affected by crises around the world. The highest numbers of Humanitarian workers are young people. Therefore, we need to highlight...

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International Youth Day

11-08-2022 Press Release

International Youth Day

  The International Youth Day is commemorated annually on 12 August, and it celebrates the potential of youth as partners in today’s global society. This day highlights the issues faced by young people to the international community, and also shares the success of any global effort that have been achieved with...

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

08-08-2022 Press Release

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

  The International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed annually on 9 August and demands for indigenous peoples’ inclusion, participation, and approval in the constitution of a system with social and economic benefits for all. Indigenous peoples make up less than 5 percent of the world's population and they...

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World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

29-07-2022 Press Release

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

  The World Day Against Trafficking in Persons is observed annually on July 30 and it aims to raise awareness about human trafficking and also to promote and protect the rights of trafficking victims. People are trafficked for sexual exploitation, forced labour, forced begging, forced marriage, for selling children and as...

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World Youth Skills Day

14-07-2022 Press Release

World Youth Skills Day

  The World Youth Skills Day is observed annually on 15 July and focuses on the strategic importance of equipping young people with skills for employment, decent work, and entrepreneurship. The goal is to achieve better socio-economic conditions for today’s youth, as a means of addressing the challenges of unemployment and under...

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World Population Day

10-07-2022 Press Release

World Population Day

  The World Population Day is celebrated annually on 11 July, with the aim to focus the world’s attention on the importance of population issues. Since the middle of the 20th century, the world has experienced unprecedented population growth. In 2011, the global population reached the 7 billion mark, it stands...

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Call for Application - 26th World Volunteer Conference

18-07-2022 News

Dear members,   We are pleased to inform you that the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) is one of the cooperating partners for the 26th biennial World Volunteer Conference that is scheudle to take place on 24-27 October 2022 in Abu Dhabi, UAE.  We are very pleased with how the conference program is shaping up and very...

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Call for contribution : HPV Situational Assessment by Country

05-07-2022 News

  Dear Members, Greetings from the WAY Headquarters! Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) because of how easily it can be transmitted from person to person, with over 85% of people at risk of being affected by this virus in their lifetime – through any skin-to-skin sexual activity below the wais...

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Call for Application - 15th Global Youth Peace Fest (GYPF2022)

05-07-2022 News

Dear Members,   Greetings from the WAY Headquarters!   We are pleased to inform you that the 15th Global Youth Peace Fest - GYPF 2022 themed ‘Enhancing Youth Engagement & Sustainable Development in the Post-Covid World’ will be held from September 30 to October 2, 2022 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For more informaton...

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Call for Application - The HPV Pandemic: Why should I care?

12-05-2022 News

Dear members,   Greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) headquarters!   We are pleased to inform you that the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) and HPV Global Action are joining forces in the fight against the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) pandemic. Amongst young people, HPV is the most contagious sexually transmitted infection (ST...

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Call for Application - NGOs interested to apply for ECOSOC Consultative Status

22-04-2022 News

  Dear members,   We are happy to inform you that the United Nations recognises the fundamental role Civil Societies play in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals and fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Hence, the NGO Branch of the United Nations is calling upon the Non-Governmental Organisations to apply for consultative status w...

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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.

World Youth Institute

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World Youth Institute (WYI) is the educational wing of World Assembly of Youth (WAY). In partnership with MyMobileUniversity, we have established our own Lifelong Learning Platform which provides free and accessible learning materials for young people, worldwide.

 

 

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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 are willing to assist in WAY programme and activities around the world. WAY has over 1,200 volunteers from around the world, striving to make a difference for young people worldwide.  
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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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