Bogota Summit 2017


Matt Damon and Gary White address One Young World at WEF

Matt Damon and Gary White address One Young World at WEF


Brexit: Exploring responsive and responsible leadership

Charlie Oliver explores Brexit through a lens of responsive and responsible leadership.

January 20

The moral obligation to promote financial inclusion

Financial exclusion is the greatest threat to universal economic development. With 2 billion people lacking access to any form of finance, what can and should be done?  

January 20

Why the mental health system really needs to innovate

Alicia Raimundo calls on leaders attending the World Economic Forum to invest in mental health as part of a responsible approach to leadership.

January 20

Top News

Young leaders make themselves heard at Davos

Global young leaders addressed the political and business elite at this year’s World Economic Forum and set out their own vision for responsive and responsible leadership.

January 24

Ambassador wins major prize at the 2017 World Economic Forum

Daniel Buritica’s BAKONGO Paz project was announced as the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 Coca-Cola Shaping a Better Future Grant Challenge.

January 19



One Young World has a network over 7,000 young leaders running impactful projects in all 196 countries.

This map shows the size of delegations representing each nation since the first One Young World Summit in 2010.




What is One Young World?

One Young World is the preeminent global forum for young leaders aged 18-30 and gathers the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to make lasting connections and develop solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.

We stage an annual Summit where the most valuable young talent from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations are joined by world leaders.