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This entrepreneur’s device will revolutionise the way we save lives

Johann Kalchman: “We believe anyone can be a hero if you give him or her the training and technology.”

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“When free press is at risk, all other liberties are endangered”

5 young people risking their safety to hold their governments to account.

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“Getting our customers to help send refugees to school”

 One Young World inspired project benefitting Western Union’s business and making social impact

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OYW Ambassador's LGBTI documentary receives support from Timor Leste's Prime Minister & Catholic community

Natalino Guterres, responsible for bringing the country's LGBTI movement to life, tells us about his new documentary, The Road to Acceptance.

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The Middle East is welcoming a new smart city - in Palestine

Learn how this female civil engineer is building a new hope for Palestine. 

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Nicaragua roiled by continued protests: young leaders report from Managua

Nine days of continued protest around the country have produced 68 dead, more than 200 injured, and 43 disappeared in Nicaragua.

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Virgin EMI releases OYW Ambassador Hussain Manawer's latest recording, 'The White Rose'

The poet has composed the elegy to his mother who passed away suddenly last August when Hussain was 26.

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We showed Black Panther to an isolated Colombian community: here's how they reacted

This community has never had a movie house in its long history. 

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A Guide to The Hague: the weapons inspectorate at the centre of world attention

The eyes of the world are on the inspectors of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) who have travelled from The Hague to Syria to investigate the deadly attack allegedly perpetrated by President Bashar al-Assad on his own people.

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In our post-truth era, stories matter

Storytelling constitutes the future of PR: being a purposeful social practice. 

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