WAS 40 years

Memories and accomplishments of 2012 – WAS Youth Initiative

1. In 2012, the YIC organized Round Tables of Discussion about youth’s sexual health in the 21st century in three WAS Federation Congresses: the Asia-Oceania Congress of Sexology (Matsue, Japan), the European Congress of Sexology (Madrid, Spain) and the Latin American Congress of Sexuality Education and Sexology (Medellín, Colombia).

a) The Round Table at the Asia-Oceania Congress of Sexology in Matsue was organized by Masayoshi Yanagida and Antón Castellanos Usigli. Around thirty youths participated in the discussion.

 

b) The Round Table at the European Congress of Sexology in Madrid was organized by Stefano Eleuteri and Antón Castellanos Usigli. The Round Table had the participation of young people from Spain, Italy and Poland.

 

c) The Round Table at the Latin American Congress of Sexuality Education and Sexology in Medellín was organized by the Latin American Members of the Committee: Magdalena Rivera, Carlos Cotiz, Yasmany Díaz & Antón Castellanos Usigli.

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2. The YIC also organized, for the first time, Youth Symposiums at the European Congress of Sexology (Madrid, Spain) and at the Latin American Congress of Sexuality Education and Sexology (Medellín, Colombia).

Antón Castellanos Usigli at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Madrid.

Stefano Eleuteri at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Madrid.

 

Antón Castellanos Usigli at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Madrid.

Antón Castellanos Usigli at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Madrid.

 

Magdalena Rivera at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medelín.

Magdalena Rivera at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medelín.

 

Carloz Cotiz at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medellín, 2012.

Carloz Cotiz at the WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medellín, 2012.

 

The speakers of WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medellín, 2012: Antón, Carlos, Magdalena and Yasmany.

The speakers of WAS Youth Initiative Symposium in Medellín, 2012: Antón, Carlos, Magdalena and Yasmany.

 

Yasmany Díaz speaking at the Medellín Symposium.

Yasmany Díaz speaking at the Medellín Symposium.

 

Antón Castellanos Usigli at the Medellin Symposium.

Antón Castellanos Usigli at the Medellin Symposium.

3. More interviews with international experts were featured in the Youtube page of the YIC!

4. World Sexual Health Day 2012 was also celebrated by the YIC!

A Sexual Health Forum was organized by Antón Castellanos Usigli at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City to celebrate WSHD 2012.

A Sexual Health Forum was organized by Antón Castellanos Usigli at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City to celebrate WSHD 2012.