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Is Jordan an Oasis for Youth-led Change?
| April 27, 2018
In the past decade, Arab youth have found themselves the international spotlight for activism at a massive scale, often referred to as the Arab Spring . While progress toward more free and just...
Five Ways Youth Are Pushing for Progress on Gender Equity
| March 6, 2018
In honor of International Women’s Day , we honor YouthActionNet Fellows who are breaking through gender barriers and advancing progress toward gender equity. These young women and men...
Rethinking Our Approach to Social Justice
| November 9, 2017
Reflecting on the past year, it’s easy to see a bleak picture of where we are when it comes to justice, equality, and bridging social divides. As Director of Social Innovation at the...
A Fellowship for Life
| October 17, 2017
Miriam Reyes is the co-founder of Aprendices Visuales (Books for Visual Learners), a nonprofit organization that connects children with autism with tools to develop their full potential, as well as a...
Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges: Meet the 2017 Laureate Global Fellows
| July 25, 2017
In an uncertain world, the 2017 Laureate Global Fellows have made one thing clear: we don't need to wait to make a difference. Boldly pursuing creative solutions and mobilizing peers to join them...