Bogota Summit 2017


Matt Damon and Gary White address One Young World at WEF

Matt Damon and Gary White address One Young World at WEF


Reporting from Venezuela: a Q&A with Carlos Vargas

With Venezuela embroiled in crisis, Ambassador Carlos Vargas provides an inside view on what is developing in the country. 

February 14

"It’s time to rise up," says Vincentian poet activist

Ambassador, teacher and poet Dillon Ollivierre shares a poem on activism and facilitating change.

February 8

This Ambassador could be heading to the Moon

Ambassador José María Ortega-Hernández is determined to make it to the Moon. If his Green Moon Project wins the Lab2Moon competition, he could be on his way there later this year.

February 7

Top News

Peaceful, tech-smart and successful - has Romania shown the world the perfect way to protest corruption?

One Young World Ambassadors in Romania explain the significance of the current campaign of mass demonstrations that has had extraordinary impact in holding power to account.

February 13

Why the scientific community cannot leave women and girls behind

It's International Day of Women and Girls in Science; One Young World Ambassadors express why 'the potential achievements of women in science are being lost.'

February 10



One Young World has a network over 7,000 young leaders running impactful projects in all 196 countries.

This map shows the size of delegations representing each nation since the first One Young World Summit in 2010.



What is One Young World?

One Young World is the preeminent global forum for young leaders aged 18-30 and gathers the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to make lasting connections and develop solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.

We stage an annual Summit where the most valuable young talent from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations are joined by world leaders.