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A hate for politics does not equal hate for social activism

How many of us are feeling more and more distant from current political systems, be it politics in your home country; the lack of representation in your government; the sad and slow progress of political groups such as the UN to legislate effectively on social issue affecting billions of us. 524 more words


Fierce Female of the Week: Meghan Markle

*Image courtesy of Alexi Lubomirski. WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM – DECEMBER

This week’s Fierce Female of the Week is none other than this weekend’s bride-to-be; Meghan Markle! 474 more words

Fierce Female Of The Week

After growing up without electricity, Abdishakur is lighting up his country

2017 One Young World delegates sponsored by OFID. © Abdishakur Ahmed

© Abdishakur Ahmed

© Abdishakur Ahmed

© Abdishakur Ahmed

The One Young World Summit 2017 took place on October 4–7 in Bogotá, Colombia. 397 more words


“We are not just the future, but the change-makers of the present.”

Photo: Bonita Sharma

Photo: Bonita Sharma

Photo: Bonita Sharma

“After I was selected to attend the One Young World Summit in Bogotá, Colombia, as an OFID-sponsored delegate, I received a message from Nischal Baskota, a young Nepali social entrepreneur based in the US. 302 more words


Apply: One Young World Coordinating Ambassadors 2017/2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

One Young World Summits are fantastic, inspiring events but it is after each Summit that the hard work really begins. After attending a Summit, all delegates become One Young World Ambassadors, tasked with creating an impact in their countries, communities and organisations. 570 more words

Change Agents

4AM in Bogotá 

We’ve been back in South Africa for a few days now so I think it’s appropriate to reflect on the journey and on the One Young World Summit. 1,404 more words