Gender Equality

OYW Ambassador Jaha Dukureh featured in Al Jazeera

Jaha Dukureh has been named UN Women's first Regional Goodwill Ambassador for Africa.

OYW Counsellor Hope Solo running to become 1st female President of US Soccer

One Young World Counsellor and two time Olympic Gold medallist, Hope Solo, has officially announced...

Prince Harry to marry OYW Counsellor Meghan Markle

Prince Harry will marry actress and One Young World Counsellor, Meghan Markle next spring.

Ambassadors take leading role in #BreakTheGlass campaign

Listen out today (Wednesday 26 July) for the sound of glass ceilings being cracked...

Saudi Arabia detains Ambassador who defied women’s driving ban

Rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul was re-arrested at King Fahad International Airport yesterday.

Angolan Ambassador’s work recognised on BBC World Service

As part of a female minority working in the shipping industry, Eldine Chilembo Glees discussed the extensive...

10 Ambassadors doing Women's Day justice

March 8, 2017 marks Women's Day. These 10 Ambassadors are changing the world for the better.

A Guide to Peacebuilding

Noam Shuster-Eliassi has dedicated herself to peacebuilding and has worked since 2012 with the international...

Why the scientific community cannot leave women and girls behind

It's International Day of Women and Girls in Science; One Young World Ambassadors express why 'the potential...

These Ambassadors are tackling poverty in Brazilian slums

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