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

In an effort to further share the incredible work of the OYW Ambassador community, we’ve launched our monthly list of top projects you need to know about.

The OYW network is all about collaboration - so please get in touch if you’re interested to learn more or join forces with any of the listed Ambassadors. Remember, if you log into your OYW profile, you can email them directly via the messaging button on their OYW profile, located on the bottom left. You must be logged in to do this.

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

A new photoshoot of the global leaders who attended the One Young World Summit (OYW) in Bogota in October 2017 has been released in the latest issue of Vanity Fair UK. Written by former Secretary-General of the United Nations and OYW Counsellor Kofi Annan, the accompanying article addresses the key role young people play in building a peaceful, inclusive and sustainable future.

Your monthly list: top initiatives from around the world

In an effort to further share the incredible work of the OYW Ambassador community, we’ve launched our monthly list of top projects you need to know about.

The OYW network is all about collaboration - so please get in touch if you’re interested to learn more or join forces with any of the listed Ambassadors. Remember, if you log into your OYW profile, you can email them directly via the messaging button on their OYW profile, located on the bottom left. You must be logged in to do this.

Tackling the opioid crisis, drought & corruption: initiatives you need to know about

In a new effort to further share the incredible work of the OYW Ambassador community, we’re launching our monthly list of top projects you need to know about.

The OYW network is all about collaboration - so please get in touch if you’re interested to learn more or join forces with any of the listed Ambassadors. Remember, if you log into your OYW profile, you can email them directly via the messaging button on their OYW profile, located on the bottom left.*

Meet the brothers changing the face of law

Young people pursuing law professions have been facing several challenges in recent years, with many law students graduating with an average of $100,000 in student debt without secure job prospects. More tragically, hundreds of thousands of people do not have access to affordable legal assistance.

To solve this growing issue, twin Moroccan Ambassadors Yassir and Ilyes El Ouarzadi and their business partner launched DAABA, a digital platform and mobile application which allows users to search and communicate with law practitioners in their local areas.