International Youth Day (IYD) is commemorated every year on 12 August. Since 2000, IYD has been marked under a specific theme relevant to young people around the world. The IYD encourages youth around the world to organize activities to raise awareness on the circumstances of youth all over the globe. Since its inception in 2005, AYON has been commemorating IYD which adopts themes that are identified by the United Nations. AYON has been forging youth efforts together to mark the day and raise awareness about the situation and issues that young people face in Nepal.
Since its establishment in 2005, AYON has been celebrating International Youth Day (IYD). Following the same and realizing the need of youth leadership in peace building process, we celebrated IYD with youths of diverse background at Youth friendly locations. In these events Ayon mobilizes youth intern and volunteers to make the events successful
The main highlights of youth day program were Peace Yoga,Panel Discussion,Inter-cultural Shows,Drama,Flash Mob,Slam Poetry, Photo Boots, musicial performances, experience sharing and Youth Experience sharing and Safe space platform