13 October 2011

World Youth Foundation (WYF) - make the world a better place

WYF believes in you, but do YOU?

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The World Youth Foundation (WYF) is an international non-governmental organization that aims to promote research, development and documentation of youth programmes beneficial to youths worldwide.

The Foundation has organized various seminars/meetings, conferences/dialogues for youth in areas such as population, HIV/AIDS, human rights, education, environment, sustainable development, terrorism, racism, entrepreneurship, globalization, culture, drug and substance abuse etc. Backed by international efforts to tackle worldwide issues, youths all over the world are given an opportunity to take lead on beneficial projects that they are passionate about and voice them out in hope to make the world a better place.

In this generation, more young adults are getting involved in efforts to take on global issues like climate change and environmental declination. However, this is only one of the many issues that World Youth Foundation seeks to engage and empower young people to take lead on. If you have a passion for human rights, peace, the environment, or any other world changing efforts, get in touch with World Youth Foundation and be a force of change.

The greatest efforts are those that put actions above words.

WYF believes in you, but do YOU?

VISION
To become a world class youth Foundation by understanding and fulfilling the needs of youth and their organizations.

MISSION
To promote goodwill and understanding amongst youth through organizing training, seminars, conference and exchange programs.

AIM
To promote research, development and documentation of youth programmes beneficial to youth worldwide.

WYF OBJECTIVE
Some of the objectives of the Foundation are:

• To receive, raise, manage and administer funds to further the educational, cultural and socio-economic, political and cultural improvement of youth at national,  regional and international level;

•  To identify, encourage, promote and facilitate the expansion of innovative and suitable educational, social, cultural, environmental and humanitarian work conducted by youth movements and organizations worldwide;

• To liaise and establish an organizational network with local and international governments and non-government agencies, and financing institutions which are actively involved in the field of Youth and human  resource development;

• To provide support facilities for research and documentation in the area of youth development and related challenges

• To promote and strengthen peace, progress and prosperity among young people throughout the the world.

Since its inception the Foundation has provided a platform for the interchange of ideas among youth organisations both locally and internationally. Through its programmes the Foundation seeks to empower young people on a range of issues. The Foundation has organised various seminars/meetings, conferences/dialogues for youth in areas such as population, HIV/AIDS, human rights, education, environment, sustainable development, terrorism, racism, entrepreneurship, globalisation, culture, substance abuse, peace and conflict resolution  etc. The Foundation seeks to support the work of the UN and support the World Programme of Action for Youth to the Year 2000 and Beyond.
Young people from across the globe can get involved in the Foundation’s programmes by:
  • Jointly co- organising  programmes with the Foundation;
  • Actively joining the Foundation’s programmes and it’s follow-up process;
  • Being a volunteer with the Foundation;
  • By disseminating the work of the Foundation and  
  • Joining the World Youth Foundation E-groups
Tel:             +60 6 2320911
Fax:            + 60 6 2323911
Email:        wyf@po.jaring.my / wrldyth@gmail.com
Website:     http://www.wyf.org.my
Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/World-Youth-Foundation/202404062052