Peace and Conflict

Three lessons I’ve learned from building peace as a young person

One Young World Ambassador Liridona Osmanaj explores how young people can successfully get involved in peacebuilding. 

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.

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.

Ambassador empowers young girls to prevent violent extremism

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

Jerome Jarre launches Facebook Village

The #LoveArmy for Somalia co-founder Jerome Jarre has unveiled a new programme for harnessing the power of social media to tackle hunger in Africa.

What’s happening in Congo?

Ambassador and human rights activist Andréa Ngombet answers some questions about the political crisis in Republic of the Congo. 

What does this crisis in Qatar mean for young people?

Politics, Elections, Opposition Parties & Leaders: A Look at Different Country-Contexts & their Elections

Turkey is now Erdogan: how the referendum will change my country's future

A One Young World Ambassador anonymously writes about the Turkish referendum result and the dark path ahead.

Cameroon’s Internet Shutdown: The Human Factor

The internet shutdown in Cameroon has gone on for months without receiving notable international attention. Ambassador Nina Forgwe reports from inside the country.