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young leaders and empowers them to create positive change.

One Young World Summit 2017 will be held in
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4 - 7 October

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Counsellor Dame Ellen MacArthur launches $2 million prize

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation & The Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit have launched the $2 million New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize.

June 21

Impact Journalism Day: reaching 100m readers globally

On June 24 2017, 60 social innovators will simultaneously be featured in 50 of the world’s leading newspapers. This is Impact Journalism Day, which reaches 100 million readers every year. 

June 19

Mary Robinson Foundation Climate Justice Award winner announced

Congratulations to Joseph Sarvary of Paraguay who will receive £5,000 and a delegate place at One Young World 2017 Bogotá.

June 19



One Young World 2016 Summit Highlights
Leading global change: Ambassadors in Action 2016
One Young World Summit Bogotá 2017
Walking 8 hours to deliver school computers to remote villages | Bal Kama
Archbishop Desmond Tutu addresses One Young World
Providing vaccines for one in three children globally | Vibin Joseph