“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.
Inspired by the Syrian refugee crisis, Hungarian OYW Ambassador Balázs Nemethi started Taqanu, a blockchain-based digital identity platform and ecosystem.
Nowhere is more susceptible to desertification than Africa. But it is also where a series of outstanding One Young World Ambassadors are fighting back against water scarcity.
After a tumultuous week in South African politics that has seen former President Jacob Zuma resign and Cyril Ramaphosa sworn in as his replacement, the country is at a new crossroads.
Following Cyclone Gita's destructive impact in the Pacific countries of Samoa and Tonga, Tongan Ambassador Elizabeth Kite comments on its impact and how to rebuild after natural disaster.
OYW Ambassador Neeshad Shafi shares on Qatar Today his experience at OYW 2017.
While The Hunger Games was a terrifying dystopian nightmare, The Sustainability Games are an inspirational invention that uses competition among young people to build a better world.
It was the sight of wasted food at a celebrity wedding that first motivated OYW Ambassador Ankit Kawatra to quit his corporate job and set up a non-profit organisation to fight hunger and malnutrition in India.
Eight years ago, the first OYW Summit was starting in London.
We can’t afford to be complicit - we need to call out those closest to us to bring about change.