WYA’s declarations promote the dignity of the human person in the arena of international law and foreign diplomacy, and represent the voices of young people around the world.
Every year, certified members from different countries gather in New York City for the International Solidarity Forum to examine an issue of topical importance. At the end of each Forum, members negotiate a final declaration.
In the past, WYA has gathered artists representing a variety of disciplines and cultural backgrounds for dialogue on the relationship between art and human dignity. What is the relationship between art and the human person? What is the relationship between art and beauty? At the end of each Forum, members negotiated the declarations shown below.