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One Young World Summit 2015 Highlights

One Young World Summit 2015 Highlights

March 3


What one Ambassador has done for relief efforts in Ecuador

In the wake of the earthquake that disrupted Ecuador, Francisco Abad is organising relief efforts and asking for your help. 

April 29

Migration to the north: a season of hope and death

Meron Semedar writes his thoughts on the recent tragedies in the Mediterranean Sea, and tells us what should be done about it.

April 28

What can you expect of Ottawa as this year's Host City?

One Young World Ambassador Katie Dolan extends Canadian hospitality and tells us what to expect from the city at this year's Summit.

April 25

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How one Ambassador is shining a light on sustainability

Thato Kgatlhanye and her team are gaining worldwide recognition for "Repurpose backpacks", sustainable backpacks for children living in poverty.

April 29

These Ambassadors will motivate you to go greener

We are celebrating Earth Day by sharing how these eight One Young World Ambassadors have positively contributed to creating a more sustainable world.

April 22


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One Young World has a network over 7,000 young leaders running impactful projects in all 196 countries.

This map shows the size of delegations representing each nation since the first One Young World Summit in 2010.




What is One Young World?

One Young World is the preeminent global forum for young leaders aged 18-30 and gathers the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to make lasting connections and develop solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.

We stage an annual Summit where the most valuable young talent from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations are joined by world leaders.