• Forum Event

    Energy for Society: rebuilding the “circle of trust”

    In the wake of the recent economic crises, it is easy to forget that hundreds of millions of people around… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Building supply chain resilience

    At the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos 2012, United States Secretary of Homeland Security… more

  • Forum Event

    World Economic Forum launches Energy for Society Initiative

    Energy is the backbone of a modern economy. Healthcare, education, access to jobs all depend on it. Yet, we… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The 2012 Social Entrepreneur Awardees

    When Klaus Schwab and I created the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship back in 2000, no one knew… more

  • Forum Article

    Why innovation matters more than ever

    Every time we reflect on the state of the world’s economy, it seems someone will mention… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Who will champion the next global innovations?

    As I prepare for my trip to Tianjin, my mind is preoccupied with the challenges of our time. Europe… more

  • Forum Event

    How 7 billion people could still work

    Ben Verwaayen is chief executive officer of Alcatel-Lucent and a Member of the World Economic Forum’s… more

  • Forum Article

    Vietnam sets out green strategy for agriculture

    Climate change poses many threats to agriculture, including the reduction of agricultural productivity and… more

  • Forum Article

    The heart of the US election

    A real debate is emerging in America’s presidential election campaign. It is superficially about health… more

  • Forum Article

    Ending the financial arms race

    People often ask if regulators and legislators have fixed the flaws in the financial system that took the… more

  • Technology Pioneers Article

    Can solar lighting do more than just replace kerosene?

    Azuri Technologies was selected as one of World Economic Forum’s Technology… more

  • Forum Article

    Global Innovation through Risk Resilience

    If a cyber attack took the Internet offline, how would your organization cope – especially if it is… more