#OYW2018 SUMMIT HIGHLIGHTS

Look back at some the best moments from the One Young World 2018 Summit in The Hague. The Summit convened the brightest young talent from every country and sector, working to accelerate social impact.

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THOUGHT LEADERSHIP AND NEWS

Young people schooling ‘old guard’ on climate change

Rising sea levels, drought, wildfires, storms, polluted oceans. The unsavoury shopping list of climate change consequence is endless. And yet, despite multiple extreme weather events and dire warnings from scientists that humans have only until 2040 to radically address climate change, politicians globally have not given it the attention it needs and deserves. The time for inaction is over.

March 8

21 Ambassador initiatives you need to know about this month

We have re-launched our monthly list of top projects you need to know about!

February 25

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Nobel Laureates, Global CEOs & Leading Activists Among Counsellors for One Young World 2019

One Young World announces that Sir Bob Geldof, Professor Muhammad Yunus and President Mary Robinson will be among the Counsellors to address delegates at the 2019 Global Summit.

February 19

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Grace Forrest: Slavery is embedded in our global economy
Naomi Campbell welcomes OYW 2019 to London

ONE YOUNG WORLD IN THE NEWS

One Young World is the forum for young leaders from every country in the world and provides a platform for their stories to be told in international, regional and local media.

'You can't bomb an ideology'

AJ+

Video

'Terror survivor's call for open speech on extremism'

BBC News

Article

'Innovation in Oman: the use of aquaculture technology to alleviate poverty'

BBC World Service

Radio Broadcast

'A journey to peace starts with inclusiveness'

China Daily

Article

'El mensaje de Juan Manuel Santos y Kofi Annan a los jóvenes del One Young World'

El Espectador

Article

'El vendedor de tortas que ahora apoya a víctimas del conflicto'

El Tiempo

Article

'World's biggest 'Junior Davos' youth summit will return to London next year '

Evening Standard

Article

'An Epic Adventure (On Horseback) Shows That Disability Is Everyone's Business'

Forbes

Article

'Emma Watson: Launching A Gender Equality Movement Opened A ‘Pandora's Box’ Of Abuse'

Huffington Post

Article

'One Young World, le “davos des jeunes” qui veut changer le monde'

Les Echoes

Article

''I loathe these people. I'm sick of them': Bob Geldof condemns Myanmar's Suu Kyi for 'becoming one of the great ethnic cleansers' and tears into Putin and Trump at world summit''

Mail Online

Article

'Big business should not be a dirty word for young people - Davos proves we need young leaders '

Newsweek

Article

'Black Lives Matter activist Deray Mckesson was only surprised by one thing when he was sued by police officers—their anonymity'

Quartz

Article

'Annalynne McCord on Weinstein allegations'

Sky News

Video

'Making war is easier than making peace': in conversation with Colombia's President Santos'

The Guardian

Podcast

'This video of a Rwandan genocide survivor sharing his story of forgiveness will inspire you'

The Irish News

Article

'Kofi Annan on Facing the Future Together'

Vanity Fair

Article

'Over One Thousand Activists Met in Colombia for the World's Largest Youth Forum for Global Peace'

Vice

Article

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