Thought leadership

This entrepreneur’s device will revolutionise the way we save lives

Johann Kalchman: “We believe anyone can be a hero if you give him or her the training and technology.”

“Getting our customers to help send refugees to school”

 One Young World inspired project benefitting Western Union’s business and making social impact

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.

The Middle East is welcoming a new smart city - in Palestine

Learn how this female civil engineer is building a new hope for Palestine. 

Nicaragua roiled by continued protests: young leaders report from Managua

Nine days of continued protest around the country have produced 68 dead, more than 200 injured, and 43 disappeared in Nicaragua.

Virgin EMI releases OYW Ambassador Hussain Manawer's latest recording, 'The White Rose'

The poet has composed the elegy to his mother who passed away suddenly last August when Hussain was 26.

Challenges & Opportunities of ICTs in Education: A Case-Study of Malawi

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."