“The 24 countries of Asia qualifying for YGLP 2017- 18 constitutes nearly 47% of the total World population and 33.5% of the global economy with a combined GDP of 26 Trillion US Dollars.”

The list of YGLP Host Cities in Asia includes 8 of world’s 10 largest metropolitan agglomeration and 12 of World’s 20 most wealthiest cities. The list includes 4 of World’s top 5 international financial centres (Tokyo, Singapore, Hong kong, Shanghai) and half of World’s most influential cities list & Global Cities Index.

The YGLP Host Cities has been selected by a panel based on their global profile and the concentration of institutions selected for YGLP Asia in their proximity. The cities will host YGLP Global Leadership Workshops and evaluation tests.