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July 10, 2017  |  

My first YMCA Change Agent experience

It’s quite difficult to find appropriate words to articulate my experiences from Avignon, in France, however as a Communications Officer for YMCA England & Wales – I will try my best. As many say, and for some reading this, a YMCA international experience is an incredibly powerful. In unfamiliar territories, with people who are often […] Read more…

July 10, 2017  |  

Change is continuing!!

The best part about being a volunteer in any particular organisation is that you will experience a lot. But “A lot” is never enough in YMCA; YMCA gives you more than a lot, more than just a new experience; it gives you life changing moments.  This is a story, a story of how I just […] Read more…

May 4, 2017  |  

Meet Setúbal, Portugal the Global Gathering 1A Site

Here you find a video of the city of Setúbal, the host of the Global Gathering 1A for Change Agents.

May 4, 2017  |  

Regional Training in Africa. Thoughts from Lethu

Change Agents programme experience It is a privilege to be among young leaders who share the same vision as you do. It is visible that coming from different countries and backgrounds we face different challenges. Change Agents programme has not only taught us more about the YMCA but has also given us a platform to […] Read more…

March 7, 2017  |  

Call for World Health Assembly 2017

Dates: 22–31 May 2017 Place: Geneva, Switzerland The World YMCA is opening up the possibility for YMCA leaders interested in Health Related Issue to participate of the World Health Assembly 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. This is in connection with the development of our Resource Group on Health. As the World YMCA currently do not have […] Read more…

March 5, 2017  |  

Could this be our moment?

From Hong Kong to Chiangmai was the theme for this year’s international National General Secretaries meeting held in Moshi Tanzania the city of the mighty Kilimanjaro. Moshi is hosting some of the greatest minds of the YMCA worldwide from the 13th to 17th February at Lutheran Uhuru hotel as the seminar was touched with an […] Read more…

March 2, 2017  |  

Change Agents Application Info.

Registrations for the next cohort of YMCA Change Agents are now closed. Questions? change@ymca.int   All information about the programme below! Brochure EN |  ES  | Change Agents Framework  EN  |  ES  |  FR  |  RU Change Agents Role and Programme Outcomes EN  |  ES  |  FR  |  RU Change Agents Curriculum  EN  |  ES […] Read more…