The Global Shapers Community is the World Economic Forum’s network of Hubs developed and led by young people. Adeyemi Babington-Ashaye, the head of this community tells TRENDS how they have been intervening and making a difference during some of the biggest crises to have hit the globe in recent years. What is the mandate of the WEF…

The UN refugee agency has said it is increasingly concerned about the situation in Iraq, where recent waves of sectarian violence threaten to spark new internal displacement of Iraqis fleeing bombings and other attacks. UNHCR spokesperson Melissa Fleming told journalists in Geneva that since the beginning of the year, “bombings and rising sectarian tensions have…