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The Ambassador making waves in Augmented Reality

24/02/2017

Ambassador Daniella Segal has been included in Forbes Israel’s 2017 30 Under 30 cohort for her work at Meta, a company pioneering work in the Augmented Reality (AR) space. 

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Cameroon's internet crackdown

20/02/2017

For the past month, millions of people in Cameroon have been without the Internet - not because of a technical fault but due to a deliberate act of repression by the Government.

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A Guide to Peacebuilding

17/02/2017

Noam Shuster-Eliassi has dedicated herself to peacebuilding and has worked since 2012 with the international organisation Interpeace. This is her best advice on building bridges across political divides.

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Peaceful, tech-smart and successful - has Romania shown the world the perfect way to protest corruption?

13/02/2017

One Young World Ambassadors in Romania explain the significance of the current campaign of mass demonstrations that has had extraordinary impact in holding power to account.

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Why the scientific community cannot leave women and girls behind

10/02/2017

It's International Day of Women and Girls in Science; One Young World Ambassadors express why 'the potential achievements of women in science are being lost.'

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These Ambassadors are tackling poverty in Brazilian slums

2/02/2017

Three Ambassadors are taking matters into their own hands and tackling extreme poverty by constructing emergency homes.  

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“They are branding us as terrorists.”

31/01/2017

One Young World Ambassadors from countries affected by US visa ban say the policy is “shocking”, “hateful” and “racist” and will harm their life prospects.

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Somali Ambassador chosen for prestigious Rotary Peace Fellowship

27/01/2017

One Young World Ambassador, Guled Ibrahim, of Somalia was selected as a recipient of The Peace Fellowship.

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The results are in: the next Plenary Session topics have been determined

25/01/2017

A study of nearly 500 young leaders from 134 countries found that tackling cultural intolerance, terrorism and extremism were key priorities for 2017 among the Millennial generation internationally. Peace will be a central theme of One Young World's 2017 Summit in Bogotá.

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Young leaders make themselves heard at Davos

24/01/2017

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.

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Ambassador wins major prize at the 2017 World Economic Forum

19/01/2017

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

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17 new Pokéstops created in Davos

18/01/2017

As a way to drive awareness about the Global Goals, Project Everything has partnered with Niantic and The Pokémon Company for a Global Goals version of Pokémon GO.

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