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The Brazilian Hunger Games-style competition shaking up sustainability education

While The Hunger Games was a terrifying dystopian nightmare, The Sustainability Games are an inspirational invention that uses competition among young people to build a better world.

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This is how this OYW Ambassador is serving millions of meals in India

It was the sight of wasted food at a celebrity wedding that first motivated OYW Ambassador Ankit Kawatra to quit his corporate job and set up a non-profit organisation to fight hunger and malnutrition in India.

 

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Happy #OYWDay!

Eight years ago, the first OYW Summit was starting in London. 

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Lula’s corruption conviction upheld - meet the rising stars of Brazilian politics

OYW Ambassador Renan Ferreirinha Carneiro can barely contain his excitement over what 2018 holds in store for Brazil.

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These are our biggest risks and what we're doing about them

What does the future look like to you? OYW Ambassadors respond.

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Plastic waste: How you can make a difference

Learn how these OYW Ambassadors are using waste products for the benefit of society and the environment.

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Why it’s a big deal same-sex marriage has been backed in Latin America

Inter-American Court of Human Rights opens a new era for American countries in the granting of LGTBQ Rights.

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The Unmentionables: Intimate health products in conflict zones

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

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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.

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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. 

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