The Edinburgh Hub is part of the Global Shapers Community. The Global Shapers Community is an initiative of the World Economic Forum.
We (the Edinburgh Hub) are a pioneering community of young leaders that connects potential and generates practical solutions to maximise social impact.
To achieve this, the Edinburgh Hub’s mission is threefold:
We will sustain a welcoming, authentic, empowering community that attracts diverse and committed members who exemplify our values.
We will facilitate mutually beneficial collaborations and encourage activism.
We will become a model hub by acting locally and thinking globally; learning about and sharing best practice.
The Global Shapers Community is an initiative of the World Economic Forum.
It is a network of young people driving dialogue, action and change. We believe in a world where young people are central to solution building, policy-making and lasting change.
With more than 7000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 378 city-based hubs in 156 countries.