Thought leadership

International Day of the Girl Child: the situation of girls in Liberia

Satta Sheriff, a One Young World Peace Ambassadors, writes about the situation of girls in Liberia for International Day of the Girl Child.

5 reasons why you should use your OYW Ambassador status

From shaping your personal brand to finding development opportunities, Maria Villela shares her tips on how to make the most of being a One Young World Ambassador.

Prevention of Violent Extremism in Tanzania: My personal experience as a Peace Maker

At age 29, Seleman Yusuph Kitenge is a veteran of a decade of campaigning on youth development, peace and security. 

Sexual violence: a leading theme at #OYW2018

OYW is leveraging its global platform at the OYW 2018 Summit to address the root causes & solutions to this pandemic.

#OYW2018: the local organisations making the Summit possible

Why young leaders and collaboration are key to a more peaceful world

Meet Rio’s rising star - the 24 year old Brazilian running for office

Renan Ferreirinha Carneiro has announced that he is running for State Deputy in Rio de Janeiro.

The OYW community pays tribute to Kofi Annan

Tributes poured in from across the world to remember Mr Annan.

World Humanitarian Day: why we need one every day in Yemen

Mohammed Gaber comments on the humanitarian crisis facing his home country.