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Escaping from North Korea in search of freedom

I think this is worth sharing: Yeonmi Park tells her story of life in North Korea and calls for action against such human rights violators. Yeonmi was speaking at the One Young World Summit 2014 in Dublin. 648 more words


Bob Geldof can speak - and does.

At the opening ceremony of the One Young World Summit 2014, held in Dublin in October, Sir Bob Geldof delivered a Keynote Speech.

If you click that link to One Young World you will see that the purpose of it is to address ‘Young Leaders’. 498 more words

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Mike’s answers to 10 questions regarding his article Casey and Yeon-mi ‘Puppet’ Show

Michael Bassett authored and originally published this piece on the Korea Observer (30 October 2014). 

Before we start, I want to let the audience know that my goal is to simply make the world a better place for all of us.

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Aldiona Kërri from Albania, Co-Founder of AWP, is Opportunity Desk Young Person of the Month for October 2014

We are pleased to introduce Aldiona Kërri from Albania as the October 2014 Young Person of the Month. Aldiona is an award-winning 21 year old Medical Student and Changemaker. 1,105 more words



This is the first time in almost four weeks that I have had the time to sit down and gather my own thoughts. I have been slacking – but to no fault of my own. 259 more words


Space Travel, Drug Cartels, a North Korean escapee, the Northern Ireland Peace Process, Inspiration and more at One Young World 2014 in Dublin

        Travel changes the way you perceive the world. It adds a new lens and causes you to question things you thought you knew about the world. 1,175 more words

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Postcard of the Week: Ireland

           The 2014 summit of One Young World was held in Dublin a few weeks ago (read my pre-OYW blog post here). It was actually my fourth visit to Dublin, and it’s unusual that I return to the same city that many times! 201 more words

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