YA Goes to DC

24th Session of The Youth Assembly

New Horizons for Global Youth
August 8–10, 2019 • Washington, DC, USA

The world is changing at a lightning fast pace and the problems we are facing are becoming more complex than ever before. The 24th Session will explore the possibilities for young people to thrive and meet the challenges of the 21st century.

Together, we can make a difference.

We believe in the power of friendship in transforming our communities into a more peaceful and sustainable society. By bringing people together, we are promoting dialogue, collaboration, and action on the most important issues the world is facing today. Read our story →

What We Do

Connect and Engage

Connect and Engage

We seek to enhance understanding among people by bringing diverse communities together and facilitating the exchange of cultures, ideas, and knowledge.

Educate and Develop

Educate and Develop

We work with organizations to strengthen youth’s capacity by providing them with tools they need to become the leaders and changemakers of today and tomorrow.

Action and Impact

Action and Impact

We promote and support the creation of innovative, efficient, and action-oriented solutions to global problems and projects that deliver impact at scale.

Change starts with the youth.

At 1.2 billion, today’s young people represent a generation that can make the greatest impact in our society. Building a global community of young leaders in the spirit of friendship is a remarkable opportunity to lay the foundation for a better world. Discover The Youth Assembly →

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