Stories about Youth from September, 2016
"This unusual football field has proven that designing outside boundaries can help foster creativity used to develop these useful spaces."
"Art becomes more important for the people to see and feel the reality, and motivate them to make changes in society."
"I'm a direct victim of war and armed conflict. Yet if I have to give my hand to the murderers, I'm ready to do so because I believe in forgiveness."
Some of the world's best bread, melons and pomegranates, plus a diverse people for whom hospitality is second nature. What could possibly go wrong?
A Nigerian mother living in the diaspora is creating online videos of Yoruba-language nursery rhymes for all children to maintain their Yoruba roots.
"We cannot measure (or reward) human endeavour by money alone but withholding it sends a wrong message to society too."
One-quarter of the civilians killed in the Yemen war have been children.
"It still amazes me to see these makeshift courts everywhere and anywhere and people of all ages playing – sometimes in only flip flops."
"Critical thinking is an ability, a competency that should be developed in physics, in mathematics, in psychology, or in any subject."
Despite a massive push by the pro-China establishment to influence the vote, Hong Kong's opposition won three more seats than in 2012.
Ruslan Sokolovksy’s alleged crime was filming himself playing Pokemon Go inside a Russian Orthodox cathedral. If convicted of the charges, he could go to prison for up to five years.
"By starting a football club and encouraging women to join, we are saying to Patani society that women can do the same things men do."
"This is us taking back our own bodies, and owning our own skins. We are enough. I am enough."