Disability

#OYW2018 lineup: the business & advocacy leaders coming to The Hague

From the CEO of Shell, Ben van Beurden, to the Hollywood actor Amber Heard, the latest Counsellors committed to One...

4 Ambassadors present their initiatives to top CMOs at Cannes Lions

These four Ambassadors showed how young leaders are finding fresh, innovative methods of packaging critical issues...

Impacting 17.5 million people since 2010

One Young World publishes its annual Impact Report.

 

Your monthly list: 17 top initiatives you need to know about

Discover the projects tackling gang violence, counterfeit pharmaceuticals, energy poverty and more.

Over 30 OYW Ambassadors participate in the Commonwealth Youth Forum

A delegation of OYW Ambassadors will take centre stage as the CYF convenes to discuss the futures of 1.2 billion...

How we must put the 1 billion people with disabilities on the business agenda

If business can transform entire nations and lift billions out of poverty why can’t it also help empower the 15% of...

'Disability is uncomfortable. Let's have an open conversation'

Blind entrepreneur Caroline Casey is travelling 1,000km through Colombia to raise awareness of disability exclusion...

Ambassador breaks world record for largest mental health lesson

On 21 March, Guinness World Record officially recognised Ambassador Hussain Manawer for...

These Ambassadors are tackling poverty in Brazilian slums

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

Meet the Ambassador championing rights for the disabled

Our Ambassador of the Week is Kristin Duquette, who recently addressed the UN for the World Youth...