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African Storytelling: A Reflection on WYA Africa's Film and Photography Workshop

It was a cold, rainy Saturday morning in Nairobi, and there was no sign of a sunny and warm day ahead. Meanwhile, at the World Youth Alliance Africa regional office, the team was working hard to set

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WYA Africa Host Storytelling Project with Kenya High School Club

The Kenya High School Club has been World Youth Alliance Africa’s longest standing high school club, with a membership of almost 50 students at a time, who are ever so willing to engage with

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WYA Europe Hosts 2017 ELC on Migration and Development

“The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety”, said once Felix Mendelssohn, an artist from the 19th century. This year’s ELC was a stark example of such a statement. Young people from all

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European Parliament Fails to Protect the Right to Life in the EU Report

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, Strasbourg, France - The plenary session of the European Parliament today adopted the Annual report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World 2016, a very important

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WYA helps young people to stand up for themselves and make changes in their country

Every year,World Youth Alliance Croatiaorganizes and conducts the World Youth Alliance Week (WYA Week). The week is designed in order to bring young

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WYA Africa, AP, ME Members Attend Colloquium in Rome

December 5-8, 2017 - In partnership with CentroInternationale per la Animazione Missionaria (CIAM), WYA identified exceptional leaders from Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

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We Need to Talk About the Rohingya

Photo by Frayer, K. (2017, October 14). Child cries as he climbs on a truck distributing aid for Rohingya refugees in

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Wings For Change: Children in the Refugee Crisis

Wise men say you learn something new every day if you pay attention. I’m sure everyone would agree, but then it’s hard to actually acknowledge the new things you absorb each and every day that

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WYA Africa Conducts a Successful Film and Photography Workshop

One of the ways in which WYA engages with its members in the various programs offered is through culture. This may be in the form of art, music, or film. On November 11th 2017, WYA Africa attracted 40

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WYA Europe ELC 2017 Kicks Off at the Taipei Representative Office in Brussels

November 26, 2017 - There was a vibrant ambiance in the room as it began to fill with youthful positivism, promise and a yearning to move forward together. Organized by the World Youth Alliance

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