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Three young South Africans share their experiences of this year's One Young World Annual Summit, held in Dublin, Ireland from 15 to 18 October, where valuable young talent from across the globe debated and shared solutions for the pressing issues facing the world.
Youngsters need to have the difficult conversations around South Africa's future to build on the achievements of their predecessors, says social entrepreneur Luvuyo Mandela.
Johannesburg, Saturday 5 October 2013 - As the 2013 One Young World Summit draws to a close, Brand South Africa wishes all delegates to the Summit 2013 well, they travel to their respective countries. Around 1,500 young people from over 180 countries participated in this year’s Summit.
Youngsters passionate about world issues have arrived in Sandton, Johannesburg, to bring fresh perspective to the challenges facing their respective countries. They were joined by world leaders offering support and praise for youth participation in tackling global issues.
∙ SA is getting plenty right
Young world leaders, working under the banner of global initiative One Young World, will descend on Johannesburg in 2013 to engage world leaders on socio-economic issues challenging the world's youth today.
Brand South Africa, in partnership with Junior Chamber International (JCI), hosted the second Shape the Future forum on 13 September to discuss active citizenship amongst young South Africans.