July 10, 2023

The Youth is The Future

Looking back at the YGP Learning and Networking Lab in Oxford, August 2022: 52 young talents from the YGP Global Talent Network – from all corners of the world – travelled to Oxford University, UK, to examine global challenges through meaningful interactions with leaders from business, academia and global institutions. Furthermore, more than 30 additional […]

July 10, 2023

Responsible Leadership & The Good Life

Looking back at the YGP Learning and Networking Lab in Oxford, August 2022: The last day, YGP had the great honor of hosting a workshop with Professor Subi Rangan from INSEAD Business School before lunch, and welcoming Professor Morten Kringelbach from Oxford University in the afternoon. Both professors had great insights relevant to the YGP […]

July 10, 2023

Learning, Innovation & Fun

Looking back at the YGP Learning and Networking Lab in Oxford, August 2022: Incredible learning, innovation and fun with UNLEASH at the Oxford Hack ! Talents of the YGP Global Talent Network participated in two days of innovation & collaboration to further equip them in their responsible leadership journey. From problem framing to pitching, the […]

May 11, 2020

Our Global Talent Network

Young Global Pioneers have developed a Global Talent Network of 112 amazing members from 28 countries all around the world! The network has been established on the strong foundations of intercultural understanding, youth leadership and international collaboration. During the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, many of our YGP members continue to connect online, like this great group […]

August 19, 2019

The 2019 Learning Journey

With the newest members of the YGP Global Talent Network all on their way home, we look back at the transformative learning experiences of the last 3 weeks #YGP2019

August 17, 2019


An enormous thank you to our amazing partner organizations for all their support in turning our dream – of igniting aspiration in tomorrow’s leaders – into a reality. As the participants head home today, the 2019 YGP Learning Journey has officially come to an end but it is only the beginning for the newest members […]

August 16, 2019


“The end of one story is a beginning of another” is a learning sentence from Yerbol that encapsulates the focus of the day. Today, the participants laid out their vision for the future of their Global Talent Network. Plans were put in place to ensure an engaging, impactful and lifelong commitment towards responsible leadership. Three […]

August 15, 2019

Doing good in the world

“Impact is not one grand gesture, but a collection of small actions” shared by Elexxus is a Learning Sentence from the days experiences. Today we had a great visit to the Danish Embassy in Dar es Salaam, where the participants gained meaningful insights about Denmark’s Foreign Ministry and the work they do in the region. […]

August 14, 2019

Personal drive to create change

“Why wait for change, when you can lead it?” is a learning sentence that reflects the theme of the day – personal drive to create change.   Today the participant’s pitched social projects that they have worked on in groups throughout the Learning Journey. The projects covered a diverse range of issues all aiming to […]

August 13, 2019

Responsible Business & a creative Art space

“Profitable business and doing good to society is not a contradiction – by applying innovative technology to social problems you can achieve both,” is a Learning Sentence from Leonie that captures the day’s learning.   Today the participants had an engaging visit to Vodacom, where they learned more about the innovative mobile service M-Pesa, which […]