YOB attends FWG meeting in Vienna


California, October 7: Denmark-based Dhan Maya Ale Magar, women representative of Youth Organization of Bhutan (YOB) attended the Feminist Working Group meeting of International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) in Vienna, Austria held from October 2 to 5.

In a press release, YOB stated that Magar presented the current situation of the exiled Bhutanese to highlight the sufferings of women in the camps. She urged delegates of various countries to provide the possible support to women in camps supporting their education and community health sector, said YOB.

IUSY is a global forum of socialist youth organizations which comprises membership from over 100 countries around the globe and is also a sister organization of Socialist International. YOB, which attended IUSY World Council in January and World Festival in July, joined IUSY in 1994.