Thought leadership

Ambassador brings art project to former ISIS slaves

One Young World Ambassador Hannah Rose Thomas brings art project to Yazidi women who escaped ISIS in Iraq.

We have to be better than them

One Young World Ambassador François Reyes reflects on the recent terror attacks and advocates for action and dialogue.

Meet the OFID Scholars attending the One Young World Summit 2017

Fifteen scholars with proven commitment to the sustainable development of their countries will attend the One Young World Summit 2017.

Tackling the refugee crisis digitally

Learn how One Young World Ambassadors working across the world for Western Union brought a global campaign to life.

Digital Skills and Youth Entrepreneurship: An Overview of Digital Transformation

“Digital skills” are buzz words on everyone’s lips, but what does that mean to youth today, both in terms of opportunities and their impact?

Clean drinking water for all

Ambassador launches social business project in partnership with the Grameen Telecom Trust ensuring clean drinking water for communities in Bangladesh.

Ambassador Willice Onyago puts young people at the heart of Kenyan politics

Kenyans go to the polls for the country’s General Election on 8 August with mixed feelings of trepidation and hope.

3D printing for social good

One Young World Ambassador Midia Shikh Hassan develops innovative use of 3D printing to replace missing hands of Syrian refugees.

Ambassador empowers young girls to prevent violent extremism

Nina Forgwe fights radicalisation of children by terrorist group Boko Haram through peace education and training.

Developing Africa's top talent through coding

Camille Agon founded We Think Code_ to teach young South Africans digital skills to tackle unemployment and solve social and environmental issues.