Israel: Hebrew enamel pin of the "World Federation of Democratic Youth", circa. 1950s; not maker-marked; size: 19 x 19.75mm; weight: 5.35g. Bears Federation's emblem w/its motto in Heb. "Youth, Unite! Forward to a Stable Peace!"; Federation's name in Heb. on ribbon device. Safety-pin reverse. Formed London 11/1945 to unite youth from the Allied powers behind anti-fascist platform (pro-peace/ anti-nuclear war) & expressing friendship bet. youth of capitalist & socialist countries. Meir Vilner Kovner (signatory to the Declaration of Independence) & long-time head of Israeli Communist Party participated.