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World Day of Combat Desertification and Drought

17-06-2019 Press Release

World Day of Combat Desertification and Drought

Desertification is the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas. It is caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations. Desertification does not refer to the expansion of existing deserts. It occurs because dry land ecosystems, which cover over one third of the world‘s land area, are extremely vulnerable to over-exploitation and...

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World Environment Day

04-06-2019 Press Release

World Environment Day

Approximately 7 million people worldwide die prematurely each year from air pollution, with about 4 million of these deaths occurring in Asia-Pacific. World Environment Day 2019 will urge governments, industry, communities, and individuals to come together to explore renewable energy and green technologies, and improve air quality in cities and...

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Global Day of Parents

01-06-2019 Press Release

Global Day of Parents

  The Global Day of Parents is observed on the 1st of June every year. The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 2012 with resolution A/RES/66/292 and honours parents throughout the world. The Global Day provides an opportunity to appreciate all parents in all parts of the world for...

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World No Tobacco Day

31-05-2019 Press Release

World No Tobacco Day

  Each year, the World Health Organization (WHO) holds World No Tobacco Day on May 31. Their goal is to spread awareness about the risks of tobacco use and how we can make the world tobacco free. Roughly 6 million people die from tobacco-related ailments every year. And that number is...

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International Day of UN Peacekeepers

29-05-2019 Press Release

International Day of UN Peacekeepers

  "For millions in conflict-affected situations around the world, peacekeeping is a necessity and a hope. Let us work together to make peacekeeping more effective in protecting people and advancing peace." — UN Secretary-General António Guterres

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World Day for Cultural Diversity For Dialogue and Development

21-05-2019 Press Release

World Day for Cultural Diversity For Dialogue and Development

  Three-quarters of the world’s major conflicts have a cultural dimension. Bridging the gap between cultures is urgent and necessary for peace, stability and development. Cultural diversity is a driving force of development, not only with respect to economic growth, but also as a means of leading a more fulfilling intellectual...

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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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Outcome Document - Fifth Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians, "Promoting Sustainability, Protecting the Interests of Future Generations", 14th to 15th December 2018

24-01-2019 Events News

       Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) Headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia! We are pleased to circulate herewith the Outcome Document of the Fifth Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians “Promoting Sustainability, Protecting the Interests of Future Generations” that was held from 14th to 15th of Decem...

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Call for Application - 19th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD) 'Youth Deconstructing Fake News' on 23rd - 27th June 2019 in Melaka, Malaysia

24-01-2019 Events News

Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) Headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia! We are pleased to inform you that the 19th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD)with the theme ‘‘Youth Deconstructing Fake News’’ will be held from 23rd – 27th June 2019 in Melaka, Malaysia. This Dialogue is organised by the World Assembly of Youth (WAY)...

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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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