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    Davos briefing: Sustaining a world of 9 billion

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    2050: How can we avoid a gated world?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    Davos 2014 – what is on and off the radar screen?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    What is the role of faith in resisting tyranny?

    “Nothing changes on New Year's Day”—U2, 1983 Over the years, I have heard four different explanations… more

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    What are your rights in the digital world?

    We have created an online world whose vastness exceeds our comprehension. As a measure of its magnitude, consider this:… more

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    Don’t give up on the power of governments

    A recent survey by the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Agenda Councils rated government lower than either… more

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    What is the future of governance?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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    Are human rights and religion compatible?

    In most Western societies the political language is that of liberalism, and the individual is at the centre of the… more

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    How do you round numbers? The answer matters

    I learned something surprising this weekend. A rule I was taught back in elementary school turned out not always to be… more

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    Three ways to curb catastrophic climate change

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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    Will trade wars scupper renewable energy?

    The world invests more than US$ 1 trillion a year in energy, according to Sustainable Energy for All, an initiative set… more

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    Interview: ‘Myanmar at a critical inflection point’

    Global Agenda Council on Southeast Asia Member Thant Myint-U says the Forum’s network can help Myanmar emerge from… more

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    Five key rules for open access online education

    Education worldwide is undergoing a profound shift in emphasis from teaching to learning. Much of this is linked to the… more

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    Are megacities the future of democracy?

    Megacities were named one the 10 biggest trends for 2014 by Global Agenda Council Members in the World Economic… more

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    Five ad campaigns that could change the world

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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    Can young people’s optimism save the world?

    Mapping risks is an exercise in calling out the blind spots – the issues and events we don’t see coming, the… more

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    Interview: What lies ahead for digital media?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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    Interview: We have made surveillance too cheap

    An interview with Bruce Schneier, member of the Global Agenda Council on the Future of the Internet and a participant… more