Thought leadership

The Unmentionables: Intimate health products in conflict zones

Discover how The Unmentionables are providing intimate health products and education to refugees and displaced persons. 

Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh asks whether apartheid was really defeated

Published in The Economist: A young South African laments his country's grotesque—and growing—inequality.

 

Colombian OYW Ambassadors launch campaign to fight corruption

“Ethics is in your hands” calls for people around the world to commit to transparency and fight corruption.

Using sport to help victims of the Colombian conflict

Earlier this year, OYW Ambassador Juan Sanchez launched his initiative aimed at helping vulnerable young people torn apart by decades of conflict. 

Walking Tohoku: A 614km Journey on the Michinoku Shiokaze Trail

Bringing back our beloved Yemen

OYW Ambassador Mohammed Gaber shares his fears and hopes for his family, friends and fellow Yemenis as their country is torn by an escalating conflict.

Is slavery in Libya the direct result of EU and US failed foreign policy?

Look back at the top 10 OYW videos of the year

As 2017 wraps up, scroll through some of our best video moments of the year.

 

The young refugee bringing ISIS victims together

OYW Ambassador Taffan is working with former enemies, now ISIS victims, to ensure they do not turn to hatred and extremism.

The best OYW moments of 2017

What a year! Look back at some of the best OYW moments of 2017.