International Women’s Day

WYA has been actively participating in the 51st Session of the Commission of the Status of Women February 26-March 9, 2007. 

During this commission, WYA highlighted MaterCare International as a best practice for providing maternal healthcare in developing countries.  On March 1st, WYA hosted a lecture and cocktail with Dr Robert Walley, founder of MaterCare, for UN Delegations.  Read his essay here.

WYA reaffirms its commitment to meeting the needs of women’s development around the world.  Read the World Youth Alliance Statement on Woman, drafted in solidarity with young women and men from around the world in 2005.