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Congratulations to the 2015 MIFF Winners

At the conclusion of this year’s Manhattan International Film Festival, four young directors were recognized for their outstanding short films, which portray the dignity of the human

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Change in Venue for final MIFF screening

Dear WYA friends, As you know, our mission at WYA is to promote the dignity of every human person. We do this through education programs, international advocacy, and cultural initiatives including

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WYA Celebrates 16 Years of promoting Human Dignity

On the evening of March 21, over two-hundred interns, staff, alumni and friends gathered together to celebrate WYA’s 16 years of promoting human dignity. The party opened with a performance by

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WYAAP Visits Western and Southern Philippines

WYA Asia Pacific (WYAAP) conducted visits to Philippine provinces last February 2015. WYAAP Regional Director (RD) Lord Pomperada visited Zamboanga City in Southern Philippines from February

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WYANA At the Hostra University Career Fair

WYA NA Director of Operations, Pauline Go, together with WYA NA intern and Hofstra University student, Evelyn Velasquez, attended the 2015 Hofstra Spring Career Fair at Hostra University last

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UN Report on the Commission on the Status of Women: The Promises of Beijing & Realizing True Equality

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) has met at the United Nations every year since 1957.  Today, during its opening session, the Commission adopted the Political declaration on the occasion

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First Arab Emerging Leaders Forum

  The World Youth Alliance-Middle East regional office organized the first Arab Emerging Leaders Forum which was held in Beirut for two consecutive days on February 28 and March

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Training of Trainers: Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region

    The World Youth Alliance - Middle East office acting as the implementing agency for the UNDEF’s Project “Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region”, held a Training of Trainers-ToT in

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Dr. Joe Wurtz Pioneers WYA Track A Training Program at Benedictine College

World Youth Alliance (WYA) North America has recently partnered with Benedictine College to conduct Track A training sessions on campus. Dr. Joe Wurtz, the Dean of Students and Executive Director

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WYA LA attends Meeting about the Post-2015 Development Agenda

On February 26th, the Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs hosted a Meeting regarding the Post-2015 Development Agenda. The event was attended by over 300 different Civil Society Organizations

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