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WORLD DAY FOR CULTURAL DIVERSITY FOR DIALOGUE AND DEVELOPMENT

21-05-2018 Press Release

WORLD DAY FOR CULTURAL DIVERSITY FOR DIALOGUE 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, emotional, moral and spiritual life. This is captured in the seven culture conventions, which provide a solid basis for the promotion of cultural diversity...

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WORLD TELECOMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION SOCIETY DAY

17-05-2018 Press Release

WORLD TELECOMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION SOCIETY DAY

The purpose of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) is to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICT) can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide. 17 May marks...

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF FAMILIES

15-05-2018 Press Release

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF FAMILIES

Each year, 15th May is observed worldwide as the International Day of Families. In 1993, the UN General Assembly proclaimed this date to be an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families and to increase knowledge of the social, economic, and demographic processes affecting families. The United Nations...

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BENEFITS OF CONSULTATIVE STATUS WITH ECOSOC AND THE INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY FOR IT FOR THE 2019 CYCLE

08-05-2018 Press Release

BENEFITS OF CONSULTATIVE STATUS WITH ECOSOC AND THE INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY FOR IT FOR THE 2019 CYCLE

One of the six principal organs of the United Nations System established by the UN Charter in 1945 is the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). It consists of 54 members of the United Nations nominated by the General Assembly and coordinates economic, social and related work of the fourteen United...

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WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY

03-05-2018 Press Release

WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY

Every year, World Press Freedom Day is a day which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom, to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession. World Press Freedom Day...

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WORLD DAY FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK

28-04-2018 Press Release

WORLD DAY FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK

A national occupational safety and health culture is one in which the right to a safe and healthy working environment is respected at all levels, where governments, employers and workers actively participate in securing a safe and healthy working environment through a system of defined rights, responsibilities and duties, and...

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The 29th International Youth Forum (IYF)

16-05-2018 Events News

We are pleased to inform you that The 29th International Youth Forum with the selected theme, “The 4th Industrial Revolution with Youth: Life in the Future”, is going to take place from 17 - 23 August, 2018 in Seoul and Goyang, Republic of Korea. This event is hosted by the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family, the Republic of Korea (MOGEF) an...

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Call for Application - 18th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD) "Youth Engineering A Sustainable Urbanisation" on 24th - 28th June

20-03-2018 Events News

Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) Headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia! We are pleased to inform you that the 18th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD)with the theme ‘‘Youth Engineering A Sustainable Urbanisation’’ will be held from 24th – 28th June 2018 in Melaka, Malaysia. This Dialogue is organised by the World Assembly ...

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Postponement of the Global Food Security Conference (GFSC) to 14th to 17th October 2018 in Melaka, Malaysia

14-03-2018 Events News

Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia! We regret to inform you that due to unforeseen circumstances, the Global Food Security Conference (GFSC) with the theme ‘Youth Step Up To Achieve Food Security’ scheduled to take place from 5th to 8th April 2018 has been postponed to 14th to 17th October 2018...

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UNLEASH 2018 is open for applications!

01-02-2018 Events News

  Warm greetings from WAY Headquarters!   We are pleased to inform you that #UNLEASHLAB2018 is open for applications! From May 30 to June 6, Singapore will be host of UNLEASH 2018 and provide the perfect space for the second cohort of 1,000 young talents to develop new, innovative and disruptive solutions to achieve the UN Sustainabl...

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THE 15TH IAVE ASIA PACIFIC REGIONAL VOLUNTEER AND YOUTH CONFERENCE

01-11-2017 Events News

The World Assembly of Youth is proud to partner with Yayasan Salam Malaysia and International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE) for the 15th IAVE Asia Pacific Regional Volunteer Conference and IAVE Asia Pacific Youth Volunteer Conference, scheduled to take place at KLCC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 22nd - 26th November 2017. Asia Pacific...

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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 2018

MIYD18logoo4Be part of the 18th Melaka International Youth Dialogue (MIYD) to discuss on 'Youth Engineering A Sustainable Urbanisation’ scheduled to take place on 24 - 28 June 2018 in Melaka, Malaysia. 

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