OYW News

Celebrating youth building peace at One Young World

On International Youth Day, One Young World and the European Commission announce they’re joining forces through the...

One Young World and European Commission mark International Youth Day with Peace Ambassadors Initiative

Programme aims to empower, champion & celebrate the role young leaders play in preventing conflict.

Ambassador is selected for Jo Cox Memorial Exchange Programme

Hayden Taylor, founder of social enterprise Unloc, receives prestigious award for his commitment to social...

Ambassadors take leading role in #BreakTheGlass campaign

Listen out today (Wednesday 26 July) for the sound of glass ceilings being cracked...

Facebook and One Young World explore social media for social good

Last week, Facebook hosted One Young World to explore the ways in which social media networks have radically expanded...

Ten South Africans finalists for scholarship to One Young World Bogotá

Shortlisted from over 500 applicants, ten outstanding South African finalists are announced for two scholarships to...

Counsellor Vinicio Cerezo appointed Secretary General of SICA

Congratulations to former President of Guatemala for the prestigious appointment.

‘We are going to surpass emblematic cities’: Mónica de Greiff

The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogota speaks about One Young World. 

8,000 reasons for feeling optimistic

To date, 14.6 million people have been positively impacted by One Young World Ambassadors-led initiatives. 

Counsellor Dame Ellen MacArthur launches $2 million prize

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation & The Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit have launched the $2...