Refugee Crisis

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

OYW features on BUILD Series in NYC - hear from ELLE’s former EIC, an impact-focused celebrity stylist & 4 young entrepreneurs

It has hosted Hollywood stars including Christian Bale, Lena Dunham and Spike Lee, and next week the globally-renown...

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

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

OYW Ambassador gains Prime Minister’s support for Yezidi women

The British Prime Minister has praised the activism of the artist and OYW Ambassador, Hannah Rose Thomas, and pledged...

A Guide to Peacebuilding

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

“They are branding us as terrorists.”

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

The results are in: the next Plenary Session topics have been determined

A study of nearly 500 young leaders from 134 countries found that tackling cultural intolerance, terrorism and...

Young leaders make themselves heard at Davos

Global young leaders addressed the political and business elite at this year’s World Economic Forum and set out their...

Filmmaker awarded top humanitarian award for work with women and refugees

Congratulations to Begonia Randhav for being this year’s recipient of the International Humanitarian Platinum...