Politics

It's now time for The Gambia to build a new country

After 22 years, The Gambia has witnessed the election of a new president. Yassin Choye shares her thoughts. 

The Paris Agreement: What is at stake for the USA?

Founder Kate Robertson discusses what the USA could gain from the biggest global compact in human history. 

Why don't enough people exercise their right to vote?

Founder Kate Robertson reflects on the US election results: To get what you want, you have to take part. 

 

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The world is watching: we need inclusive conversations

How does Colombia move forward after the plebiscite? Felipe González Andersen sheds light on the road to peace. 

One Young World - the Odyssey

Young people are often frustrated by the political landscape in their respective countries After attending the 2016 Summit in Ottawa, Jordan Stephanou reflects on his experien...read more

Post-Conflict Misery: 25 Years of Internal Displacement in Georgia

Vertigo of displacement. Temporary shelters turned permanent. Constant fear, social, economic, political insecurity. Endless despair. Tamar Lobjanidze writes about t...read more

Low barriers to innovation should be high-priority at the G20

As the long-awaited G20 Summit has wrapped up, Rachel Bui sheds light on a key issue major governments must tackle: innovation. 

Dilma Rousseff's impeachment: a legal analysis

Maria Clara Seixas takes a look at Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's impeachment with a legal perspective.

Brazil: Leadership is still missing

Following Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's impeachment, Asafe Ribeiro Morais reflects on the need for young leaders to shape a sustainable future.

Why I'm looking forward to attending my first One Young World Summit

Delegate Brad Coles writes on why he is optimistic that his generation will create change, and why the One Young World Summit is the best platform for that.