Blogs

I’m a ‘dreamer.’ One day, I hope my country calls me an American.

8/09/2017

I want a chance to pay my country back for everything it gave me.

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Devastating floods wreak havoc across the world

5/09/2017

From Sierra Leone to India, from the U.S. to Bangladesh, One Young World Ambassadors have seen their homes and communities threatened by rising waters.

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Meet the young entrepreneur rivalling giant tech companies

5/09/2017

Ottawa-based start-up launches phone and movement that challenges large phone makers. 

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Three lessons I’ve learned from building peace as a young person

1/09/2017

One Young World Ambassador Liridona Osmanaj explores how young people can successfully get involved in peacebuilding. 

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One Young World Brazil Caucus: Best moments

23/08/2017

On 29 July, One Young World Brazilian Ambassadors hosted the first-ever Brazilian Caucus in the city of São Paulo. 

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Ambassador brings art project to former ISIS slaves

22/08/2017

One Young World Ambassador Hannah Rose Thomas brings art project to Yazidi women who escaped ISIS in Iraq.

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We have to be better than them

18/08/2017

One Young World Ambassador François Reyes reflects on the recent terror attacks and advocates for action and dialogue.

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Tackling the refugee crisis digitally

16/08/2017

Learn how One Young World Ambassadors working across the world for Western Union brought a global campaign to life.

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Meet the OFID Scholars attending the One Young World Summit 2017

17/08/2017

Fifteen scholars with proven commitment to the sustainable development of their countries will attend the One Young World Summit 2017.

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Digital Skills and Youth Entrepreneurship: An Overview of Digital Transformation

8/08/2017

“Digital skills” are buzz words on everyone’s lips, but what does that mean to youth today, both in terms of opportunities and their impact?

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Clean drinking water for all

7/08/2017

Ambassador launches social business project in partnership with the Grameen Telecom Trust ensuring clean drinking water for communities in Bangladesh.

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Ambassador Willice Onyago puts young people at the heart of Kenyan politics

3/08/2017

Kenyans go to the polls for the country’s General Election on 8 August with mixed feelings of trepidation and hope.

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