Today Korean youth regard calling the title of the youth league named after President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il as their great honor and pride.
The past 70 odd-years of the youth league is the brilliant victorious history of the original idea of attaching importance to youth of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il and wise leadership and embroidery of the ardent loyalty and the patriotic dedication of the Korean youth who uphold the Party, leader, fatherland and people.
Under the suggestion and leadership of President Kim Il Sung the Democratic Youth League of North Korea was founded in Pyongyang on January 17 Juche 35(1946) and renamed the League of Socialist Working Youth of Korea.
Chairman Kim Jong Il strengthened and developed the youth league into Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League in January Juche 85(1996) to open up a golden age of the Korean youth movement.
Korea demonstrated grandeur of the peerless youth power to the whole world thanks to the noble idea of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il who regard loving the youth and attaching importance to youth as the most important national priority.
In reflection of the unanimous will and wish of all young people, respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un saw to it that the youth league was renamed as Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist Youth League on August 28 Juche105(2016).
Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist Youth League is unique mass political organization and ideological education body led by the Workers’ Party of Korea.
The fundamental principal of Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist Youth League in its league buiding and activity is to support the idea and leadership of the Party loyally regarding it as their lifeblood.
Naming the youth league after great leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il in the Ninth Congress of Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League is a great event that has made unshakable groundwork in developing the league into that of great leaders.
All young people of the DPRK have developed into a large, matchless contingent and creators of the heroic youth myth representing the era by the WPK’s policy of love for youth that set them up as the successors to the revolution and the vital one of the society.
In Kim Jong Un era when the golden age of the Juche-oriented youth movement is ushered, Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist Youth League, demonstrating its might as advance force and wing of the Party will complete the revolutionary cause of Juche under the leadership of the respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un.