“I sometimes forget what I felt throughout my OYW experience. This is why the OYW community is so important.”
Misato Nagakawa: “We are trying to leave our footprint in history, much like our past OYW Ambassadors have. In order for us to do so, we need someone to believe in us, and the...read more
Zanoon Nissar, Google: “Today we have more than 700 members across the Bay Area in California and they are changing their own lives as well as those of thousands of others.”...read more
OYW Ambassador's LGBTI documentary receives support from Timor Leste's Prime Minister & Catholic community
Natalino Guterres, responsible for bringing the country's LGBTI movement to life, tells us about his new documentary, The Road to Acceptance.
This community has never had a movie house in its long history.
OYW Ambassador Conor Houston: "Put simply: we have not become a truly reconciled people."
Led by OYW Ambassador Noorjahan Akbar, a group of women writers are determined not to allow the endemic violence in Afghanistan to be passed on to future generations.
Ahead of March for our Lives, OYW Ambassador Abraham M. Keita shares why America must listen to its young people.
OYW Ambassador Shakira Choonara: "Over twenty years later, why are we accepting clear and evident discrimination?"