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

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

One Young World feature, written by Kofi Annan, published in Vanity Fair UK

A new photoshoot of the global leaders who attended the OYW 2017 Summit in Bogotá has been released in the latest...

If governments don't uphold human rights what can we do?

Discover best practices from 6 delegate speakers on how to address governmental shortcomings on human rights, shared...

Ambassador Yeonmi Park's video reaches 82 million views

Yeonmi's speech at the One Young World Summit 2014 in Dublin on how she escaped North Korea went viral - again.

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

One Young World Ambassadors in Romania explain the significance of the current campaign of mass demonstrations that...

“They are branding us as terrorists.”

One Young World Ambassadors from countries affected by US visa ban say the policy is “shocking”, “hateful” and “...

Ambassador wins major prize at the 2017 World Economic Forum

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

Human Rights Day: what young leaders think of our world today

Young leaders from across the globe weighed in on the current state of human rights to mark Human Rights Day....

What young Colombians think about their country’s peace accord

We spoke to young leaders across the country about the future of their nation and the new peace deal.