Projects and Programs

AGS Shaping Health


Shaping Health is a project focused on improving health and well-being by providing tools, resources, and information to empower individuals to make informed decisions about their lifestyle choices. 

Abuja Dialogue Series


To create a platform where people’s voices can be heard and positive changes can be made in our community.

AGS Innovation Program

The Abuja Global Shapers’ Innovation Programme was designed in linewith the Hub’s mission; ‘…to tackle challenges through innovation…’

AGS North East Special Program

In partnership with Etisalat Nigeria, the project is aimed at sending 1,000 children in Yobe, Borno& Adamawa states back to school.

Amana Initiative


The Amana Initiative is an initiative of 9 projects in Northern Nigerian states funded by the American Embassy for Improving Mutual Understanding and Civil Society Relationship .


Shapers Connect is our window to the world, a platform where non-shapers interact with shapers and fellow young people who desire to have an impact on the state of the world.

Emerging Leaders Award


Emerging Leaders Program is to encourage young people to cultivate the spirit of volunteerism and become the change agents within their communities.

Employability and Entrepreneuship Program

#AbujaEEP This project aims to tackle massive youth unemployment in Nigeria by delivering employability skills and entrepreneurship training and jobs to 10,000 youth by 2016.

Donation Drive

#AGSDrive The objective is to collaborate with the National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS) in raising awareness on saving lives by donating blood and increasing the blood bank in the city of Abuja.

Hub Launch And Anniversary


The Abuja Global Shapers Hub was birthed in November 2011 with the Founding Curator Ken Saro-Wiwa who selected its initial three members. This is to formally launch the Abuja Global Shapers Hub via a celebratory event.

Meet the Leader Series

To create a platform of engagement and inspire young people via enriching and interactive conversations with a dignitary or captain of industry.

Give a Gift

The #GiveAGift Project was launched in December 2013 by the Abuja hub of the Global Shapers Community, where we made ‘a miracle come true’ for kids at the Abuja Children’s Home (ACH) in Karu, Abuja.

Shaping Davos


Shaping Davos is a conversation that features local solutions to global issues. Through a series of live events hosted by the Global Shapers Community, and using two-way live streaming and satellite broadcast technology, Shaping Davos connects 40 cities from around the world.

Shape-Up Mentoring

Shape-Up Mentoring is a unique and innovative early intervention programme designed to support and guide young people into the career pathways of their choice

Shape Africa

To host the largest gathering of Africa’s young leaders and change makers on the continent under the theme: Bold Solutions.