Politics

One Young World - the Odyssey

Young people are often frustrated by the political landscape in their respective countries After attending the 2016 Summit in Ottawa, Jordan Stephanou reflects on his experien...read more

Post-Conflict Misery: 25 Years of Internal Displacement in Georgia

Vertigo of displacement. Temporary shelters turned permanent. Constant fear, social, economic, political insecurity. Endless despair. Tamar Lobjanidze writes about t...read more

Low barriers to innovation should be high-priority at the G20

As the long-awaited G20 Summit has wrapped up, Rachel Bui sheds light on a key issue major governments must tackle: innovation. 

Why I'm looking forward to attending my first One Young World Summit

Delegate Brad Coles writes on why he is optimistic that his generation will create change, and why the One Young World Summit is the best platform for that. 

Happy International Day of Youth!

Ambassador Kristin Duquette reflects on the importance of Youth Day.

As Europe trembles, we must look to the stars

In the aftermath of Brexit, Ambassador Alexander Wegner approaches the topic with a different perspective: one from outer space. 

Disability activist Kristin Duquette addresses the UN

Read the transcript of US Ambassador Kristin Duquette's powerful speech from the United Nations World Youth Report Launch on 15 July. 

Working for Progress and Social Change in Armenia

Grigor Yeritsyan discusses what he did to propel youth activism and engagement in his home country, Armenia. 

Happy Canada Day!

Canada's Coordinating Ambassador talks Canadian history and diversity in the lead up to the One Young World Summit in the country's capital.

Orlando, Jo Cox, Istanbul: What young people must do to move forward

Ambassador Arizza Nocum calls for a collaborative way forward in the wake of the past month's violent events.