This article was authored by Abraham M. Keita*
“Let’s take on the bullies and unlock the potential of more young leaders”, says One Young World Ambassador Hayden Taylor, Managing Director of Unloc, a UK-based social enterprise for young people.
When Kieran O’Toole enrolled in the Unloc Enterprise Academy, our 12-week entrepreneurship programme, it gave him the chance to fight back against the bullies who had been an unfortunate feature of his time at school.
This article was authored by Santiago Vega.* The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of its author.
This article originally appeared in The Economist.
Over the past couple of weeks, the Bosnian War has made its way back into international headlines. More than 20 years after the Srebrenica massacre, General Ratko Mladić, one of the key perpetrators of the brutal genocide during which over 8,000 Muslim Bosniaks were killed, was finally been convicted of his war crimes.
This article is authored by Yvet Maassen*
From the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 19
Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.
Dr. Shakira Choonara is a One Young World Ambassador representing South Africa. She was appointed to the inaugural African Union Youth Council and named South Africa's 2017 Woman of the Year in Health.
The views expressed in this article reflect those of the author, not those of One Young World.
by OYW Ambassador James Paek
It's strange to think of people feeling both oppressed and free at the same time. Yet it's exactly this unlikely combination of sentiments that drives a new generation of North Koreans: they're constrained by their nation’s political system, yet unflappable in their drive to overcome the limitations they face.
by OYW Ambassador Juliane Hoss
Connecting young leaders from the Global South & North
This article was originally published in Metro Online.