OYW News

Impact Journalism Day: Writing a new story for our world

Together, on June 16th, medias, artists, citizens and organisations decide to write a new story for our world

Trump-Kim summit: A missed opportunity to discuss human rights violations in North Korea?

We have to shine a light on the darkest place in the world. It isn't just North Korean human rights, it's our rights...

4 Ambassadors present their initiatives to top CMOs at Cannes Lions

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

Your monthly roundup: 13 initiatives you need to know about

Learn more about OYW Ambassadors working on sustainable tourism, chocolate production, social impact incubation and...

OYW Ambassadors speak alongside top officials at European Commission’s largest development conference

Two of Italy’s leading stateswomen, Federica Mogherini and Stefania Giannini, alongside the Senegalese singer/...

Peace activist protesting violence in Myanmar recounts her recent arrest

Khin Sandar Tun: “My crime? Protesting against the world’s longest civil war, which began in 1948.”

Queen’s Commonwealth Trust awards first grant to OYW Ambassador

Joannes, founder of Hope for Children Cameroon, was awarded this grant to fund his Hygiene and Sanitation work...

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.