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WYA recognizes MIFF winners from Spain, Taiwan, USA, and the Philippines

The 5th Manhattan International Film Festival (MIFF) was held at the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) on March 27, 2017. It was well-attended by the MIFF finalists, their family and

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Are we doing our best for the health of people with trisomy 21?

World Youth Alliance in collaboration with Jerome Lejeune Foundation and two members of the European Parliament (MEPs) Miroslav Mikolasik and Marek Jurek hosted a debate with people with Down Syndrome

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PRESS RELEASE: Mixed Messages from UN on Women's Economic Empowerment

61st Commission on Status of Women Torn Between Authentic Empowerment, Controversial Policies March 24, 2017 UNITED NATIONS—After long hours of negotiations through the night, the United

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When users become abusers

The sexual exploitation of women and children start with pornography In the Age of the Internet, pornography has taken over not only online platforms but also many of our minds. According to

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“Adventure Starts When Our Plans Fail”: Lessons from Tamara Bodor, WYA’s 2017 Viktor Frankl Awardee

Some weeks ago WYA Europe director gave me a call saying he has a “task” for me. This usually means he spotted a person who I should interview. When I get this kind of suggestions from him,

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Join WYA's Global Down Syndrome Campaign / Meet WYAME’s new RDO Nicholas Maalouf | March 2017 Newsletter

GLOBAL NEWSLETTER MARCH 2017 News Highlights Join WYA's World Down Syndrome Day Campaign WYA Europe invites members around the

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WYAAP Holds Skills Workshop Series

World Youth Alliance Asia Pacific (WYAAP) successfully held two new SkillsWorkshop Series lastMarch 9 and 11, 2017 on PortraitPhotography and

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Empowering the youth: Nicholas Maalouf outlines what’s next for WYA Middle East

“I found WYA’s values to be identical to my values, that of my community, and my country. The WYAME RDO position is not just another job for me, but a way for me to contribute to a cause I believe

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WYA Spain starts CTP meetings

WYA Spain empieza las reuniones del CTP The beginning of the next Certified Training Program in Spain has been a success. Participants have already met in

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