i-KLCKbv6-LEach year on 12 August International Youth Day is celebrated globally. This year the theme is “Youth Civic Engagement”.  12 August was first designated International Youth Day by the UN General Assembly in 1999, and serves as an annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in change, and an opportunity to raise awareness of challenges and problems facing the world’s youth.

Read about the World YWCA International Youth Celebration 2015.

Learn more on the official page of the International Youth Day