• Global Agenda Councils Article

    What if the Internet collapsed?

    Rob Wainwright, the Director of Europol, on how the infrastructure underpinning the World Wide Web is vulnerable to… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Rio+20 Conference Backgrounder

     Rio+20 is shorthand for The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) taking place in Rio de… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Educating the next East Asian generation for success

    Integrating skills, education and employment is particularly relevant to the theme of the World Economic Forum on East… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Preserving architectural history in Taiwan

    House prices in many Asian cities have doubled in the past five years. As a result, many old communities have been torn… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    An economic revolution driven by microentrepreneurs

    Here in the World Economic Forum on East Asia, Bangkok, the conference theme is Shaping the Region’s Future through… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Capitalism: A means, not an end

    Adam Smith’s notion of the ‘invisible hand’ has guided multitudes of people to promote ends which were not parts… more

  • Forum Event

    Thailand is the kitchen of the world

    The importance of food and agriculture to Thailand is undisputable. About 40% of the population depends on agriculture… more

  • Forum Event

    Gerald Lawless on Shaping East Asia

    During this World Economic Forum on East Asia 2012, Gerald Lawless, Co Chair of the Meeting, took the time to answer… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Creative Asia

    South and East Asian nations have a huge potential to strengthen their ties through shared values. Key among these… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Balancing the world through inclusive growth

    Growth has undeniably been the economic goal for the last few decades. It is believed that growth does not only benefit… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Is Asia’s talent falling through the cracks?

    I spend a lot my working time running my business and developing plans, processes and strategies for companies to… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    GSIF 2012: Where Ideas Meet Reality

    Want to make a change? Together, we can! At the Global Shaper’s Singapore Hub, we are convinced that change does… more