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8 Things we're thankful for this season

2016 was a year of growth and was filled with countless stories of hope. As we greet the holiday season, it’s only apt that we take a look back at the things that made our year worth

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What if...

What and If are words, two very simple and overused bundles of

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WYALA hosts 6th LAELC

WYA LA hosted Latin America Emerging Leaders Conference (LAELC) on December 13th. The LAELC this year trained members and interested young people in WYA annual theme “Population and

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Talented, Young Artists Graced Africa Arts Forum 2016

The theme of the event was Art and Dignity. The forum’s main aim was to influence the youth that are talented in arts and art professionals to promote dignity in society through art and to

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WYA releases Introductory Video in Filipino Sign Language

This month, WYA joins the celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and the International Day of Persons with

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WYAME alumna Diala Al Masri receives Rhode Scholarship award

December 10, 2016 - From hundreds of applicants, WYA Middle East (WYAME) intern alumna Diala Al Masri was one of the three chosen awardees to receive the 2017 Rhode Scholarship. The Scholars-elect

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How my WYA story started in St. Lucia

Don’t teach them what to think, teach them how to think. A phrase short in nature, simple enough to grasp, yet indicative of a point in my life where I started to rethink all the

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Living Solidarity Reminded Me of My Dignity

In its philosophical approach, the concern of WYA’s Certified Training Program (CTP) is the concept of the dignity of the human person, and how that dignity is lived out in freedom, culture, and

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Alum Dedicates 42K Run for WYAAP

World Youth Alliance Asia Pacific (WYAAP) alumna Donna de Jesus is dedicating her second marathon to raise funds for WYAAP. On February 19, 2017, Donna will be participating at the 7th The Bull

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WYA family mourns WYA Patron Lady Salisbury

The World Youth Alliance family pays special tribute to Lady Salisbury who passed away on December 12, 2016 at age 94. She served as a World Youth Alliance Advisory Board Member and Patron since

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