Gender Equality

Impact Journalism Day: Writing a new story for our world

Together, on June 16th, medias, artists, citizens and organisations decide to write a new story for our world

OYW features on BUILD Series in NYC - hear from ELLE’s former EIC, an impact-focused celebrity stylist & 4 young entrepreneurs

It has hosted Hollywood stars including Christian Bale, Lena Dunham and Spike Lee, and next week the globally-renown...

OYW Ambassadors speak alongside top officials at European Commission’s largest development conference

Two of Italy’s leading stateswomen, Federica Mogherini and Stefania Giannini, alongside the Senegalese singer/...

Your monthly list: 17 top initiatives you need to know about

Discover the projects tackling gang violence, counterfeit pharmaceuticals, energy poverty and more.

How can we be #All4SDG5?

Catch up on the highlights of the #All4SDG5 Twitter chat recap

#All4SDG5: Leading Change on Gender Equality

On International Women’s Day, join us for a Twitter chat with leading organisations and gender equality advocates....

OYW Ambassador Jaha Dukureh featured in Al Jazeera

Jaha Dukureh has been named UN Women's first Regional Goodwill Ambassador for Africa.

OYW Counsellor Hope Solo running to become 1st female President of US Soccer

One Young World Counsellor and two time Olympic Gold medallist, Hope Solo, has officially announced...

Prince Harry to marry OYW Counsellor Meghan Markle

Prince Harry will marry actress and One Young World Counsellor, Meghan Markle next spring.