Thought leadership

Tackling climate change: 4 takeaways from COP23

OYW Ambassadors who were in Bonn last month share their top takeaways from the climate negotiations. 

After growing up without electricity, Abdishakur is lighting up his country

OYW Ambassador Abdishakur Ahmed shares how he's contributing to energy access in rural Somaliland.

Relationships: The Bridge between Principles & Practicalities

After attending OYW 2017 Bogotá​, Conor Houston reflects on the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement which brought The Troubles to an end.

#LoveArmy raises over $1.5million for Rohingya crisis

#LoveArmy founder & OYW Ambassador Jérôme Jarre launches campaign in support of the Rohingya crisis.

OYW Ambassadors and Counsellors saying NO to violence against women

Meet 10 OYW Counsellors  and Ambassadors taking action against gender-based violence. 

3 things we learned from the Global Terrorism Index 2017

#ThirtyFiveto350K: Support women & girl survivors of ISIS

World Children’s Day: A world with little remorse

On World Children's Day, One Young World Peace Ambassador Abraham M. Keita reflects on the status of children's rights around the world. 

OYW Ambassadors launch the Business Case for Ending Domestic Abuse

Learn how a group of OYW Ambassadors are taking the issue of domestic violence to the highest ranks of their companies. 

“The situation was inevitable." Read how young leaders in Zimbabwe see their future

Read what OYW Ambassadors based in Zimbabwe and neighboring countries think about the recent takeover by the Zimbabwean military.