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June 2020

Drinks and Discussion: Zoom Edition (Part 2)

June 4, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Online

WYA first came to be amidst the ongoing policy struggle overpopulation control at the level of international law and policy. The proponents of population control have made great strides in using international policies and institutions to enforce their own agenda. Populations control opponents meanwhile hope to reclaim the human rights projects from the forces the hijacked it. For the second Drinks and Discussion of the year, we will be discussing William McGurn's article entitled "Population and the Wealth of Nations."…

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July 2020

Solidarity Amidst Crisis Virtual Workshop

July 11, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online

Over the past few months, the United States has been struggling with a series of crises: the coronavirus pandemic, along with reports of violence, brutality, and unjust deaths, have provoked conversation regarding racial and other forms of discrimination, as well as civil unrest. The US experience has reverberated globally, and young people around the world are looking for answers. Surrounded by so many competing messages and voices, how can we uphold human dignity and solidarity in the face of these…

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August 2020

Drinks and Discussion: Online Edition

August 7, 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Online

Friends, Please join us this Friday, August 7th at 5:15 pm EDT for an online edition of Drinks and Discussion! We will be discussing Josef Pieper's "Work, Spare Time, and Leisure" over refreshing beverages. Please register in advance for more info and drink recommendations!     SOLD OUT  

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Drinks and Discussion: Online Edition

August 28, 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Online
Free

Friends, Please join us this Friday, August 28th at 5:15 pm EDT for an online edition of Drinks and Discussion. We will be discussing an article on human rights by Mary Ann Glendon and Seth Kaplan... over refreshing beverages, of course! You can find the reading at firstthings.com. Please register in advance for more info and drink recommendations.     Register now!     [googleapps domain="docs" dir="forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc8CQOdAIsTlQ58E0dQRQRw_5PTkbmZpR5CVgaNY_BLSVYtxQ/viewform" query="usp=sf_link" width="640" height="2363" /]     Having problems registering on this page? Here's…

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September 2020

Human Dignity Curriculum (HDC) Open House

September 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Online
Free

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October 2020

Leadership Workshop

October 23, 2020 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
Online
Free

This session will guide participants in identifying the skills required for effective leadership. Through a series of pre-reading, discussions and in-session activities, participants will explore the concept of transformative leadership, different leadership styles, and the importance of building relationships as a leader. As WYA chapter leaders, you will learn to discover the sources of power you can tap into based on different cultural and business contexts.   30 slots available. Open to all WYA Chapter and National Committee leaders.  …

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November 2020

Persuasive Speech Workshop

November 6, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Online
Free

In this session, participants will explore how to speak authentically and confidently to different audiences - as an example: How would you communicate your green energy business to the local member of parliament vs potential investors? Through a series of activities, participants will discuss effective communication skills - e.g. non-verbal communication, active listening - that would be transformative to their daily interactions.   30 slots available. Open to all WYA Members around the world.   Registration opens: October 16, 2020…

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Decision Matrix Workshop

November 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Online
Free

Facing important decisions often feels like staring into an abyss: the possibilities are vast, it is hard to know where to start looking, what is more important, how the different options presented compare to one another. A decision matrix is a mental tool that helps individuals and organizations make better decisions by going beyond simple pros and cons arithmetic to systematically bring in and keep present relevant information, and aggregate all this information in a manageable form that one can…

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March 2021

Network for Dignity

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online
$5

Looking for career advice? Want to learn how to uphold human dignity in your profession? Come meet experienced professionals and WYA friends at our unique virtual networking event! Sectors represented include healthcare, nonprofit management, the arts, law, advocacy, and more. Admission is $5, but you can register for free on or before February 19!  Open to WYA members 30 and under. If you're not a WYA member yet, no worries! You can sign up as part of your event registration. …

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18th International Solidarity Forum

March 6 @ 8:00 am - March 20 @ 10:00 am
Online

The International Solidarity Forum is an annual training event hosted by WYA at the United Nations in New York City. The forum brings together certified WYA members from around the world and subject matter experts to participate in discussions and workshops on topics relevant to ongoing international policy debates. The conference takes place both at WYA’s headquarters and at the United Nations and is WYA’s annual training event for its members. The 18th Annual International Solidarity Forum will examine the…

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