IYLA Malaysia 2013


Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
December 4-11, 2013
"Moral and Innovative Leadership: Vision, Service, and Entrepreneurship"

The 3rd IYLA hosted student leaders and young professionals from the Philippines, Cambodia, Nepal, Paraguay, Indonesia, Malaysia, United States, Nigeria, and China. The ambitious program emphasized the importance of vision, service, and entrepreneurship as the foundation for effective leadership.

Last night celebrations.
Last night celebrations.

Awards Ceremony
Awards Ceremony

IYLA participants in the awards ceremony at the Cultural Exchange program

Cultural Exchange Program
Cultural Exchange Program

Participants enjoying the cultural exchange program at the country-side in Malaysia.

Last night celebrations.
Last night celebrations.


Photos from the IYLA Malaysia 2013

Summary Video 

The IYLA Malaysia 2013 Program Included:


  • 2013 Global Peace Convention ("University in Diversity: Building Social Cohesion for Sustainable Peace through Universal Aspirations, Principles, and Values") at the Shangri-La Hotel in downtown Kuala Lumpur

  • Global Summit on Character and Creativity ("Preparing Youth for Success in Life, Work, and Community") at the University of Malaya

  • Forums on Global Interfaith, Business, Women in Leadership,Community Service

  • Global Youth Fest hosted by the Global Peace Youth Corps and Incitement

  • Community and Cultural Expedition to experience the culture of Malaysia 

  • 2-day Homestay program in the countryside of Malaysia 3rd 

Program Schedule

Global Peace Convention                                                     December 5-8


Global Summit on Character and Creativity                   December 5


Global Interfaith Forum                                                        December 5


Global Youth Fest                                                                    December 6


Community and Cultural Expedition                                 December 9


Homestay Program                                                                 December 10-11

Watch the Homestay Video