International Training Institute
Over the next quadrennium, the World YWCA will be convening a series of International Training Institutes (ITI) on each of the priority themes in the Strategic Framework 2012-2015, adopted by the World Council last year.
The ITIs aim to bring together YWCAs from all regions to define a stronger global agenda for YWCA advocacy and programmes, and to share good practices among YWCAs and partners. It is our intention that all Member Associations will have the opportunity to participate in at least one ITI over the quadrennium,, subject to resource availability.
The second World YWCA International Training Institute (ITI) of the quadrennium will focus on Young Women's leadership and will take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 23-28 May 2013 .
The first ITI focused on Violence against Women and Peace Building and took place in Seoul, Korea from 8 – 13 November 2012.