• The buildings might have fallen, but our resilience has not

    Global Shapers
    will play an active role
    in rebuilding Nepal

  • We will get kids back to school
    by establishing TLCs
    and building stronger
    educational institutions

  • We will empower women
    with better healthcare,
    and entrepreneurial training.

Who We Are

The Global Shapers Community is a network of city-based Hubs developed and led by young leaders between 20 and 30 years old who want to develop their leadership potential towards serving society. To that end, Hubs undertake local projects to improve their communities. The Global Shapers Community is one of several multi-stakeholder communities at the World Economic Forum.

Through the Global Shapers Community, Shapers are provided with opportunities to connect with the worldwide network of Global Shapers, to network with other World Economic Forum communities, and to represent the voice of youth at World Economic Forum events. Today, there are 416 Hubs worldwide with more than 5,300 Shapers doing work that is changing and shaping their communities in important, impactful ways.

The Global Shapers Community Kathmandu is a registered not for profit organization. The Kathmandu Hub has 16 members presently that have expertise ranging from banking and entrepreneurship to social activism, fine arts, and journalism. Using their diverse backgrounds and expertise, the Shapers are committed to making a strong social impact in their community through their projects and initiatives.



Shapers Team