MEANING OF THE LOGO


Ambar Calvo, a 20-year-old architecture student at the University of Panama, was the winner of the World Youth Day (WYD) logo contest. The WYD was convened by Pope Francis and will be held in Panama from January 22-27, 2019.
Ambar Calvo stated that she feels an affinity for the arts as a means of expression since the age of 12, and that what she wanted to portray with her logo was Mary’s "tenderness and dedication represented in her most memorable quote: “May it be done" "May it be done" "is the main phrase in verse 1:38 of the Gospel of Luke, with which Mary shows acceptance of God's plan and openness to the future.