International Youth Alliance for Peace commemorated its 3rd Anniversary and celebrated the spirit of volunteerism. The Executive Team was appointed and young Individuals with a desire to serve were awarded at the Inauguration Ceremony that was held on the 25th of January from 6:30pm onwards at the DHPL Building, Colombo 02. The Ceremony was be graced by the Honorable State Minister for Higher Eductaion & Highways Mr Mohanlal Grero as the chief guest and Member of Parliament Mrs.Hirunika Premachandra as a special guest. IYAP has been working towards building a progressive and peaceful society through unity and sustainable development. The impact of our work has reached 5000 young people around Sri Lanka throughout our 3-year journey and we continue to strive achieving further progress through our work. IYAP is a youth run, non-profit organization which aims to reach its goal through continuous hard work and networking. The youth leaders of IYAP decided to host this event with the view to celebrate our partners, well-wishers and 350+ volunteers. We open gates to through workshops, round-table discussions, and other projects, the IYAP facilitates intercultural dialogue and networking among young leaders. The building of relationships and sharing of experiences will encourage learning, mutual respect, and peaceful coexistence. This organization creates leadership opportunities such as getting access to international conferences, policy discussions, events, partnering with other developmentoriented agencies and non-profit organizations locally and internationally. The objective of these opportunities is to empower young leaders and help propel youth voices into the global dialogue, as growing Youth Led Organization to embracing mutual understanding and respect of the world and drive people toward the better a sustainable social development. Our Volunteer platform will introduce several opportunity for Young Leaders who are looking at nationally relevant environmental, social and economic themes. Together with other youth led Organization we look forward to find solution collective and Open the gates of opportunity.