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Weekly roundup: Ambassadors elected to office, receive historic Oxbridge degree & more

7/01/2019

Weekly roundup: OYW Ambassadors won awards, featured in the news, spoke at talks & more

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Luke Hart: Men Have A Responsibility To Speak Out Against Toxic Masculinity That Breeds Male Violence And Coercive Control

11/12/2018

"My father's violence seemed to come out of nowhere. But we later understood that he killed my mother and sister as an ultimate act of control over all of our lives."

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Women, Work, and India's Rickshaw Revolution

10/12/2018

Despite rising education levels, only about a quarter of Indian women work; inadequate and unsafe public transportation is a major reason. To increase female participation in the labor force, one of the most promising solutions is to upgrade an old favorite.

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OYW partner Credit Suisse releases 'The Knowledge Exchange' film

8/12/2018

Can you assign a value to knowledge? Leading thinkers, dignitaries and entrepreneurs share personal messages on key matters surrounding the power of education.

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Your OYW opportunities this month

12/11/2018

Don't miss 9 opportunities you should take advantage of.

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Tackling corruption and demanding transparency across Latin America

3/11/2018

OYW Ambassador David Riveros García shares the story of his anti-corruption NGO, reAcción.

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OYW Ambassadors launch Domestic Abuse training for young professionals

30/10/2018

The OYW Working Group to End Domestic Abuse have partnered with leading UK organisations to deliver a free, 1-day training for young corporate employees and likeminded talent who are interested in learning what they can do to tackle domestic abuse.

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COP24: 4 things we need to tackle climate change, according to Christiana Figueres

26/10/2018

Today marks the start of COP24. To commemorate the start of the highly anticipated gathering, we take a look back at Christiana Figueres' speech from the latest One Young World 2018 The Hague Summit.

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International Day of the Girl Child: the situation of girls in Liberia

11/10/2018

Satta Sheriff, a One Young World Peace Ambassadors, writes about the situation of girls in Liberia for International Day of the Girl Child.

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5 reasons why you should use your OYW Ambassador status

10/10/2018

From shaping your personal brand to finding development opportunities, Maria Villela shares her tips on how to make the most of being a One Young World Ambassador.

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Sexual violence: a leading theme at #OYW2018

9/10/2018

OYW is leveraging its global platform at the OYW 2018 Summit to address the root causes & solutions to this pandemic.

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Prevention of Violent Extremism in Tanzania: My personal experience as a Peace Maker

9/10/2018

At age 29, Seleman Yusuph Kitenge is a veteran of a decade of campaigning on youth development, peace and security. 

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