One Young World Summit

Let's Talk About Depression

Anna Brown | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Brown

I sat in front of the doctor and told him everything - he was fantastic. He explained what the chemicals in my brain were doing in a completely matter-of-fact way, and, most importantly, assured me that feeling like this was not my fault. That was the first step on the road to recovery.

'The Solution To Youth Unemployment Is In Our Hands'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

The challenges facing young people and youth unemployment have been tackled by delegates at the One Young World Summit. However, rather than being ...

'Even If It's A Death Sentence, We Don't Appeal'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

A former prisoner jailed alongside Nelson Mandela has recalled how the ANC leader insisted there would be no appeal after their trial even if they wer...

'Refugee Camps Are Not Ideal Settings For Schools'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

The problems facing education in challenging situations around the world have dominated the opening session of the One Young World Summit in South Afr...

World Leaders Look To Youth To Drive Global Change

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

Global leaders including former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, Live Aid founder Bob Geldof and Nobel Prize Laureate Muhammad Yunus have called for y...

Youth And World Leaders Ready To Tackle Global Issues At One Young World Summit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

Johannesburg will welcome 1,250 young leaders from 190 countries as the One Young World Summit 2013 kicks off on Wednesday. The Opening Ceremony at...

The Big Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

People from all over the world will be able to take part in the world's premier youth forum this week even if they don't have access to the internet. ...

WATCH One Young World Summit 2013 Live

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

Thousands of young people have arrived in South Africa for a summit aimed at finding solutions to global problems. The One Young World Summit is be...

WATCH: How To Be A Social Entrepreneur

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Social enterprise is one of the areas that One Young World hopes will inspire its delegates in its efforts to drive business forward. Founded in 20...

Global Figures To Lead Debates At One Young World Summit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

A star-studded list of global leaders from business, politics, fashion, science and sport will be giving their support to the world’s young leaders ...

Sir Richard Branson To Talk Business Leadership At Summit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Sir Richard Branson is the latest high profile figure to lend his name to the One Young World Summit this week. Sir Richard joins as a Counsellor a...

One Young World: Digital Innovation No Substitute When Activating Young Leaders

Danny Bartlett | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Politics
Danny Bartlett

On Monday, 23 September, I found myself humbled not by the words of a statesman, but by a fictional anthropomorphic bear...

Real Food Leaders Unite at One Young World

Food Revolution | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

During the conference, Jamie Oliver also announced the date for Food Revolution Day 2013 - May 17th! Now's the time to start thinking about how you'll be standing up for real food and empowering and inspiring your community to do the same on May 17th next year.