Thought leadership

The former Team USA athlete who is shaping disability policy in the US capital

On top of her day job, Kristin Duquette is helping build a transport system that sets new standards in access for people with disabilities

It’s Pride Month - meet 7 leaders making the world a better place for LGBTQ+ communities

From Colombia to Yemen, discover the OYW Ambassadors behind some of the most critical LGBTQ+ movements globally.

40 under 40: Get to know Sheree Atcheson

“I sometimes forget what I felt throughout my OYW experience. This is why the OYW community is so important.”

Activist mentality inspired at OYW is bringing change to refugees

Learn how Jennifer turned her post-OYW inspiration into action within her own company.

See you in The Hague: Unilever to send 3 Serbian winners of Global Future League to OYW 2018

These 3 students beat 50,000 entrants to win Unilever’s Global Future League which took place in London last month

Worried about the environment? Fear not: meet 5 entrepreneurs creating a sustainable world

On World Environment Day, lean how these OYW Ambassadors are taking action to reduce environmentally-damaging waste.

Could TODAY be our first Plastic-Free Day?

Danielle Crompton from the OYW Plastic-Free Working Group tells us more.

The social impact movement spreading across Silicon Valley

How One Young World drove me to create shoes that leave the right footprint

Luke Gibson: “We make seriously comfortable boat shoes and every pair purchased protects 1,000 square feet of endangered habitat around the world.”