Peace and Conflict

The former Team USA athlete who is shaping disability policy in the US capital

On top of her day job, Kristin Duquette is helping build a transport system that sets new standards in access for people with disabilities

It’s Pride Month - meet 7 leaders making the world a better place for LGBTQ+ communities

From Colombia to Yemen, discover the OYW Ambassadors behind some of the most critical LGBTQ+ movements globally.

Activist mentality inspired at OYW is bringing change to refugees

Learn how Jennifer turned her post-OYW inspiration into action within her own company.

Cold War 2.0: what is the true cost of peace in Europe?

Solomiia Bobrovska: "Every day the price of peace in Europe is rising. The question is, what is the true cost we are paying for it?"

How young people transformed Armenia - the peaceful way

Sona Mirzoyan: "April 23, 2018 marked a magnificent milestone in the history of Armenia and perhaps in the history of the post-Soviet countries." 

OYW Ambassador's LGBTI documentary receives support from Timor Leste's Prime Minister & Catholic community

Natalino Guterres, responsible for bringing the country's LGBTI movement to life, tells us about his new documentary, The Road to Acceptance.

Why the world must pay attention to the $2.1 billion Ontario pledged towards mental health

Alicia Raimundo: "When I heard the announcement, for the first time in my life I had hope that we could actually make a mental health system that works."

Today, the Good Friday Agreement turns 20: discover the Conference setting a new tone for peacebuilding