Envisioning 2035 is an exciting process that has been launched in the lead-up to World Council in Thailand in 2015. It is designed to engage members, partners and friends in imagining the collective power and impact of 25 million women and girls united under the YWCA banner in over 120 countries towards realising this vision.
In 2015, we honoured and celebrated the recipients of the Mary Robinson award during the welcome reception of the World YWCA Council in Bangkok on Sunday, 11 October. At World Council 2011, The World YWCA established the Mary Robinson Award for Young Women's Leadership in Human Rights to recognise young women leaders and human rights activists.
The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for 28th World YWCA Council.
A World Council 2015 “Call to Action” is a major statement of policy on a critical issue that has emerged since August 2014. A “Call to Action” is a long-term commitment that gives the international YWCA movement direction about how to address advocacy and policy priorities, requires implementation by the whole YWCA movement, and may have financial implications.