Thought leadership

Peace at last: Eritrea and Ethiopia end 20 Years of standoff

OYW Ambassador Meron Semedar shares his views on the latest peace deal between Eritrea and Ethiopia.

OYW Ambassadors react to Israel’s contentious nation-state law

The 2 greatest secrets to success & leadership according to Kenny Imafidon

The Garment Industry’s Technology Challenge

Heshika Deegahawathura: If developing economies are to remain competitive, their leaders must change how they think about the industry.

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.

40 under 40: Get to know Sheree Atcheson

“I sometimes forget what I felt throughout my OYW experience. This is why the OYW community is so important.”

Activist mentality inspired at OYW is bringing change to refugees

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

See you in The Hague: Unilever to send 3 Serbian winners of Global Future League to OYW 2018

These 3 students beat 50,000 entrants to win Unilever’s Global Future League which took place in London last month