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We are pleased to announce that WAY shall be organizing the Youth Satellite Event themed "Youth Innovation: Ideas of Today, Realities of Tomorrow" on 12th November 2013 from 09:00 to 17:00 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center (KLCC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The Youth Satellite Event "Youth Innovation: Ideas of Today, Realities of Tomorrow" aims to highlight the importance of experts and young innovators coming together to share experiences, discuss and deliberate topics and strategies on innovation for development. The event is organized by WAY in conjunction with the World Innovation Forum – Kuala Lumpur (WIF-KL) 2013.

The selected participants of the Youth Satellite Event will have the opportunity to participate at the WIF-KL 2013 which is a convergence of innovative events including one on one sessions, plenary sessions, iLab sessions, satellite events and exhibitions that bring together innovation leaders from governments, industries, institutions and NGOs from around the world.

We at WAY, will continue to keep the best interests of our members at hand and as such, extend this distinct opportunity to you and your friends. As Stephen Covey once stated, "I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions", we believe that this youth satellite event will create opportunities for young people to showcase their innovative products and accomplish their endeavors.

Should you wish to partake or find out more information about this event, please do find below the concept note, detailed description and registration form for your perusal and action.

About WAY Satellite Event

Event Info

Registration Form

We are pleased to inform that UN Secretariat is organizing a number of activities to get the young people’s perspectives and experiences in the migration process ( i.e. when they prepare to migrate, in transit, in destination countries, when they return to their countries of origin and when they are left behind by their parents). They invite participation of young migrants and other youth, who are affected by migration, to contribute directly to the 2013 World Youth Report (WYR) that will address youth migration concerns.