In the midst of the Greek economic downturn, Athens and its citizens face a great many challenges. The members of Athens Global Shapers Hub see this time as an opportunity for the younger generation to meet these challenges head on, building a solid foundation for a prosperous and creative future. The Athens hub is a diverse collective of young people who share common values and aspire to the entrepreneurial spirit. Working together the Hub takes initiatives that will have a positive social impact both locally and globally. The key to these initiatives lies in unlocking the talent of the young generation - empowering them to make a difference.