The World Assembly of Youth (WAY) is the international coordinating body of national youth councils and organisations. The full members of WAY are national youth councils. WAY has 124 member organisations from all continents.
Founded in 1949, WAY has consultative with various agencies in the United Nations system, including ECOSOC, DPI, UNFPA, UNAIDS, UNEP, UNESCO, WHO and UNCTAD. It acts as a bridge between the youth and the UN.