26 January 2023
The 5 calls-to-action from youth and young people at Davos 2023
60 teens and youth made their voices heard and built relationships for intergenerational collaboration at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023.
11 January 2023
It's a new era for youth activism – and world leaders must listen
Young innovators, activists and entrepreneurs are leading movements and solutions to manifest a more inclusive, sustainable and resilient world.
06 September 2022
The Incubator - Open a Global Shapers Hub!
Today, more than half of the world population is under 30 years old. Young people are one of the most critical stakeholders in shaping and delivering a sustainable, equitable and resilient future. Cities around the world are teeming with passionate young people who have the power to help their co...
29 October 2021
Celebrating a Decade of Impact
In 2011, the Global Shapers Community was created with the mission of empowering young people, amplifying their voices around the world and enabling them to self-organize to implement projects for their local communities.
12 August 2021
International Youth Day: Launching the Youth Recovery Plan
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted every aspect of our lives. Yet, even before the onset of the crisis, the social and economic integration of young people was an ongoing challenge. Despite extreme circumstances, young people are fighting converging crises and reimagining a better future.
10 February 2021
The Davos Lab: Building Our Future
Today, we call on all individuals, hubs, and organizations to help drive dialogue, action and change through our newest initiative, The Davos Lab: Building Our Future, which aims to mobilize all interested citizens, stakeholders, and decision-makers to shape ten big youth-driven recovery efforts ...
25 January 2021
Activating Responsible Leadership
The past year's economic, health, and social crises have highlighted the need for leadership teams to embrace the five elements of responsible leadership urgently. The crisis is also accelerating longer-term socio-economic and business trends that demand leaders to embed these elements throughout...
01 September 2020
#ShapersSummit20: Day 5 Highlights
What a powerful experience! We came together over five days to reflect, build, and bond.
31 August 2020
#ShapersSummit20: Day 4 Highlights
We believe that progress happens by bringing together young people from all walks of life who have the passion and potential to make a difference.
30 August 2020
#ShapersSummit20: Day 3 Highlights
It is with simple words but filled with gratitude that we say thank you to all participants who made Day 3 so memorable! Today, we hosted over 20 Skills Workshops, participated in meaningful dialogue, key learnings, and built connections to advance our collective impact worldwide.