Communiqué: Executive Committee Meeting, 14-18 March 2018, Hong Kong

The Asia and Pacific Alliance of YMCAs (APAY) held its annual Executive Committee Meeting from 14-18 March 2018 in Hong Kong. This year, 149 delegates from 21 movements and the Organising Committee of Luang Prabang YMCA, Laos in the Asia-Pacific region attended the meeting...

International Conference in Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the “88 Declaration” of the NCCK

With the theme “Cultivating Peace, Proclaiming Hope”, International Conference in Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the “88 Declaration” of the NCCK was held in Seoul, South Korea on 5 – 7 March 2018...

Bangladesh YMCA Rohingya Refugee Relief Response

There are already 600,000 Rohingya refugees that have fled and took temporary shelter in Ukhiya Upazila under Cox’s Bazar District situated at the southern-east part of Bangladesh since a crackdown by Myanmar’s military on 25 August 2017...

7th China-Japan-Korea YMCA Peace Forum

The 7th China-Japan-Korea YMCA Peace Forum was held on 16-20 December 2017 in Gwang Ju, Korea- a city which is a symbol of Korean democracy movement and where many youth sacrificed for making a better society. The youth from the three countries shared their vision on creating a society of justice and peace...

The 35th Advanced Studies Program

The APAY Advanced Studies Program concluded here in Hong Kong on 28th of November with the graduation dinner hosted by the YMCA of Hong Kong. It was a memorable event for the participants of the 35th ASP batch as they were handed over the course completion certificates at the ceremony...

Stand for Someone’s Rights Today

APAY e-News April 2018


1. ICF held Program Committee Meeting

2. Laos Partners' Support Group Meeting

3. A Y's Men-YMCA Joint Visit to China YMCA and Y's Men

4. Asian Pacific Islander Leadership Network (APLIN) International Leadership Institute (ILI) of Y-USA visits APAY

5. HER STORY: YMCA affirms my Christian Values and social responsibility

6. Local Action: Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong Celebrates the 15th Anniversary of University and College YMCA

7. Movements Updates: Newly Elected President of NCY of Bangladesh / New CEO of New Zealand


Quadrennial Program Plan 2015-2019

We, the 41 participants from 14 National Movements that gathered at the 4th Leaders’ Quadrennial Roundtable held in Chiangmai, Thailand, were reminded again of our YMCA identity as a Christian faith-based ecumenical, volunteer movement fostering participation of youth to respond to issues in the society...