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    A quiet transformation in climate change. Something profound and very practical is taking root, writes… more

  • A screen displays the results of the Scottish vote on independence, in Edinburgh, Scotland Forum Article

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    Scotland has voted to stay in the United Kingdom. But what might have happened to the economy if the Yes… more

  • A participant interacts with The Beam at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, China 2014 Forum Article

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    1. My grandmother’s feet were bound, but she still sent her daughters to university. Tian Wei on closing… more

  • A general view of centre Tianjin taken from Tianjin World Financial Center Forum Event

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    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

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  • A traditional light bulb with carbon filament is displayed at a do-it-yourself store in Dortmund Forum Article

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    1. How should the internet be governed? Join the #NETmundial debate as the Forum hosts talks on the next… more

  • A visitor waves in front of the sensor that triggers the joints of a dummy that is part of “PWM1″, an art creation by Taiwan artist Huang Zan-lun, during the Art Taipei 2010 Forum Article

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    1. Two characters matter on Twitter. Why the World Economic Forum switched to @wef from @davos. 2. What… more

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    Why 2 characters matter on Twitter: @davos to @wef

    The World Economic Forum is swapping Twitter handles. This is not an earth-shattering event in the busy… more

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    18 must-read stories for the weekend

    1. When is sustainability good for profit as well as people? Michael Posner, professor at NYU Stern School… more

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    Twenty-four must-read stories for the weekend

    A quarter of the world’s young people are unemployed. Judith Rodin on the best and most innovative… more

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    25 must-read stories for the weekend

    “Nigerians don’t need pity, or outrage.” The country is on track to be a global economic powerhouse… more

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    This week’s 22 must-read stories

    1. Four things not to do in an economic crisis. And one idea that could speed up the recovery. 2… more

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    23 stories you might have missed this week

    1. "There is no planet B." From Ghana to the Bahamas, find out how young leaders are fighting climate… more

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    This week’s 17 must-read stories

    Must-read stories from this week 1. Five ways success will change by 2020. Technology hasn’t just… more

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    This week at the World Economic Forum: July 4

    Grüezi mitenand! Happy Independence Day to our American colleagues, and welcome to your weekly digital… more

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    This week at the World Economic Forum: June 27

    Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to our weekly digital update. Most shared this week No country should close… more

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    This week at the World Economic Forum: June 20

    Welcome to this week’s update from the World Economic Forum. Most shared this week Top ten trends… more

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    This week at the World Economic Forum: June 13

    Welcome to this week’s update from the World Economic Forum. Most shared this week Europe’s most… more

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    Who will win the Competitiveness World Cup?

    Who would have won the 2014 FIFA World Cup if points were awarded according to each nation’s competitiven… more