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  • Global Shapers Article

    Why young people are key to tackling climate change

    “Inheritance” is a word often used when it comes to our responsibility to take care of the planet, but I don’t… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Five ways hackers can build a better city

    What have you read about Detroit recently? Perhaps it’s that the United Nations criticized the local water policy… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Welcome to Davos, Square People

    In 2010, the world looked on as the Arab Spring took root in Tunisia. Before long, demonstrations would spread… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    Stop the slavery of foreign domestic workers

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    21 - 23 May 2014, Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Global Shapers Event

    Four ways to unleash Indonesia's people power

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    21 - 23 May 2014, Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Global Shapers Event

    Why East Asia needs to protect its farmers

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    21 - 23 May 2014, Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Global Shapers Article

    How can India tackle the scourge of violence against women?

    Women’s safety has been a topic of fierce public debate in India since the tragic case of the student who was… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    Every missing schoolgirl is an individual tragedy

    On 14 April, about 500 girls between the ages of 16 and 18 gathered in the Chibok Government Secondary School to take… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    Four ways young people can thrive in Africa

    Nelson Mandela once said: “There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    How Africa is reinventing the social enterprise

    What does sustainability mean to Africa? The continent has embraced the buzzword in the same way Western nations have… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    How can we get more of Africa online?

    Marrakech is one of the best known cities in Africa, famous for its tourism, cultural diversity and lively markets. The… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    Why Africa needs an education revolution

    Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, took the world of higher education by storm in 2012 and 2013. Updates on… more