By Charlie Oliver
We are currently in the midst of the worst migrant crisis since the Second World War.
1 in every 122 people in the world is either a refugee, internally displaced or seeking asylum. Further, it is thought that this...Continue reading »
By Axel Meta
Axel Meta, 19, represented the Sharood team, (sponsored by Telefónica), at one of the most important gatherings for young leaders this year: One Young World (“OYW”) in Bangkok. It’s a summit that connects and inspires young people with...Continue reading »
By Hayden Taylor
Teachers used to make me repeat my age, whilst trying to work out if I was just a naughty pupil trying to slack off from school, as opposed to a young entrepreneur. So in an effort to reassure...Continue reading »
By Soraya Bravo Rueda
Gender equality seems to be getting all the attention, not only at this year’s One Young World’s Education Plenary Session, but also in the Special Session: Women at the Top.
This year, the Education Plenary Session delegates spoke...Continue reading »
By Cristina Balbas
As a Spanish delegate from the first Think Big edition sponsored by the Telefónica Foundation, and a social entrepreneur in the field of education (check out www.escuelab.es), I was especially looking forward to the plenary session on education in...Continue reading »
The One Young World Summit, the global forum for young leaders, is above all about action. To understand this, all you need to do it listen to any of the delegate speakers. In fact, this year we heard that...Continue reading »
By Alexander Lange
The 19th November 2015 marked a very special day for me. In fact it was the craziest, most eventful day of my life so far: I had the chance of speaking at the One Young World summit in...Continue reading »
By Helen Parker, Telefónica’s Head of Social Innovation
From the 18th to 22nd November, a Telefónica delegation of 33 young people were submerged in a once in a lifetime experience at the One Young World Summit in Bangkok. Selected from across...Continue reading »
Interaction design company Little Riot is launching a wearable that helps separated families drift off to the sound of their loved one’s heartbeat.
Pillow Talk is a easy-to-use product that transmits the sound of one person’s heartbeat to another’s pillow, using...Continue reading »
According to Paul Irving, Chairman of the Center for the Future of Aging at the Milken Institute, Millennials are likely to experience longevity far outstripping that of previous generations. For millennials, 100 year life spans could become the norm! So...Continue reading »