Thought leadership

"I lost my father to gun violence" - A personal take ahead of March for our Lives

Ahead of March for our Lives, OYW Ambassador Abraham M. Keita shares why America must listen to its young people. 

I'm from one of Belize's poorest districts - This is what I'm doing to support my community

Juan Bol's PODER is tackling the sources of poverty in Toledo whose indigenous subset accounts for 40% of the nation's poor.

It's Anti-Racism Week in South Africa - are we any closer to ending it?

OYW Ambassador Shakira Choonara: "Over twenty years later, why are we accepting clear and evident discrimination?"

A message of hope to survivors of abuse

Activist and poet Dillon Ollivierre shares a message of hope to survivors of abuse.

Building a generation of entrepreneurs in one of the Caribbean’s poorest nations

In this latest #OYW ‘How-to’, Marc Alain Boucicault shares his 8 tips to building his success in Haiti. 

Meet one of Brunei's youngest parliamentarians

Stimulating innovation in one of the world’s most dangerous countries, El Salvador

Why you must listen to Global GoalsCast's new episode

The case for female-centric photography from the developing world

As women’s voices are being heard louder in the media, it’s important to ask the question: have we advocated and given a platform to all women?

 

The unfinished challenge: The right to quality education for girls and women

Education of girls and women is not a privilege, it is a human right. So why educating girls for the future is everyone's job?