What is the Global Shapers Community?
The Global Shapers Community is an international initiative by
the World Economic Forum that empowers a diverse group of
the brightest and most outstanding young leaders between 20 to
29 years old in each city to identify and address issues in local
community and make changes. So that you can make the city you
live in – a better place to live.
What are the benefits of being a Global Shaper?
As a Global Shaper, you will be exposed to a network of likeminded
young people who are the best in their unique capacity in
over 450 cities around the world that share the same passion and
vision to change the world.
You will also have access to Global Hub, an online portal where
Hubs and Shapers share information about their news, projects
and events happenings in their respective communities.
You will have the opportunity to apply to attend World Economic
events, including the Annual Meeting in Davos, the Annual
Meeting of the New Champions, which takes place in the People’s
Republic of China, as well as various regional meetings around the
If that is not enough reason, you get to be a part of a group to make
a real difference to your community. That, we think, is the ultimate
reward in itself.
How can I find out more information about Global Shapers Community?
You can visit http://www.GlobalShapers.Org for more information.
How can I be a part of it?
Firstly, you need to be between 20-29 year old, and be willing to
commit to Global Shapers activities at least twice a month in your
We try to have as diverse a group as possible, and pick people
based on their merit, expertise and competency. We are looking
for people with a good track record in making things happen
and contributing in community projects; one who has exhibited
exemplary leadership qualities and very importantly, who has a
passion to improve the status quo.
Interested parties can send in their CV to Shaun Hoon, the Global
Shaper Curator of Bandar Seri Begawan to the following email