The World Assembly of Muslim Youth
Preserve the identity of Muslim youth and help overcome the problems they face in modern society; educate and train them in order for them to become active and positive citizens in their countries.
A non-governmental Youth and Students Organization, the World Assembly of Muslim Youth (WAMY) which was founded in 1972. It defines itself as "an independent organization and Islamic forum that supports the work of Muslim organizations and needy communities the world over". While WAMY's international headquarters are located in Saudi Arabia, the organization also maintains satellite chapters in 56 additional countries and is affiliated with some 500 other Muslim youth /Students organization on five continents. In South Africa WAMY was established in January, 2001.