One Young World features in #COP26 media coverage

Tackling the Climate Crisis Head On

As the platform for young leaders building a better, more sustainable future, One Young World’s commitment to combating climate change is embedded in its DNA.

From grassroots conservation efforts, advocating for and lifting the voices of Indigenous communities, to heads of supranational organisations paving the way for sustainable development, One Young World Counsellors and Ambassadors are making a substantial difference on the frontlines.

One Young World have event ongoing at COP26 in the Green Zone and the EXTREME Hangout.

Read about One Young World in the media at COP26 below. 


Feature in The Guardian's weekly podcast

The One Young World EXTREME Hangout was featured on The Guardian's podcast Science Weekly. 

Presenter Madeleine Finlay spoke to members of the Government of the Bahamas who were at the EXTEME Hangout with Basil Mcintosh Environmental Minister of the Bahamas. Minister Micintosh spoke at the 'For Young People by Young People: Fostering effective leadership for global challenges' panel. 

Listen to the episode here


Feature in Glamour Magazine

Glamour Magazine has high praise for the EXTREME Hangout saying the 'The Extreme Hangout is giving young climate activists the platform they *desperately* deserve'. 

Read the article here 


OYW Ambassador Isabella Villanueva Garcia featured on the BBC

Isabella spoke to the BBC on her experience at COP26 so far. She said  “Here is a point where different perspectives and realities are in the same place". 

Read the article here


Nasha Cuello interviewed on Times Radio

Nasha Cuello also spoke to Times Radio at lunch time, for an interview from their studio in Central Glasgow. She was interviewed by Mariella Frostrup about One Young World and the community of >13,000 inspiring young leaders working together worldwide.

Listen to part of the interview here 




Nasha Cuello on Sky News 

Nasha Cuello was also interviewed on Sky News at COP26. 



Sky News interviewed Claudia Taboada

OYW Ambassador Claudia Taboada was interviewed on Sky News followed by the Director of Campaigns at Global Witness.