Monday, November 1, 2010

YUGA's Themes of the Month 2010-2011

Need some ideas to keep your YUGA Chapter moving? Wondering what issues your YUGA chapter should be focusing on throughout the year? Below is a list of themes that we'll be writing about each month, centered around a national or international day of action. These themes address all five of YUGA's current campaigns: HIV/AIDS, Child Exploitation, Climate Change, Global Poverty, and Because I am a Girl. The monthly newsletter will discuss each issue in detail and is packed with information, resources, and ideas to help your YUGA chapter take action!

December 2010- HIV/ AIDS
December 1: World AIDS Day
January 2011- Children in Conflict Zones
January 1: World Day of Peace
February 2011- The President’s Take on YUGA Issues
February 18: President’s Day
March 2011- Walk for Wells/ Access to Clean Water and Sanitation/ Because I Am a Girl
March 8: International Women’s Day
March 22: World Day for Water
April 2011- Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability
April 22: Earth Day
May 2011- Global Poverty and Fair Trade
2nd Saturday of May - World Fair Trade Day
June 2011- Child Labor and Exploitation
June 12 - World Day Against Child Labor

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