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Born out of the World Economic Forum (WEF), the Global Shapers Community is a network of 378 city-based hubs in 160 countries working together to address local, regional and global challenges.

In Vancouver, we draw from young leaders in a variety of private, public, and non-profit sectors to help solve some of our city’s biggest challenges and drive the local implementation of WEF initiatives.

The Burnout Project

An adaptive series of workshops for young people to explore themes relating to preventing and managing burnout, self-care and doing socially impactful work in challenging times.

Shaping Cascadia

Shaping Cascadia is a cross-border initiative with the Seattle Shapers Hub to bring the voices of young leaders into the business, government, education, and innovation partnerships that are stitching BC, Washington, and Oregon as a unique global economic megaregion.

Millennial Advisory Council

We formed an advisory council for Science World, working to help make Science World and STEM learning initiatives more accessible to young people.


Hundreds celebrate Legacy Carving Project —a national first for a public school. 3 totems @ Fir and 10th in Vancouver @VSB39 #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay @CTVVancouver

WATCH: Vancouver’s Pacific Centre is inviting those with nowhere to go to, come sleep on their property.

The company is also opening its doors and offering the facilities up to people in need first thing in the morning.

#Breaking Vancouver’s homeless count shows 2223 people are homeless in our city, an increase of 2% over last year.

Every single person needs to step up and do more to help those in need. Collectively, lets put the pedal to the metal, and accelerate efforts.

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