Latest Posts: Dominic Waughray

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The water crisis in facts and figures

    Currently, about 70% of the world’s freshwater withdrawals are for agriculture, 16% are for energy and industry and… more

  • Forum Article

    Future proofing the world from climate change

    The Forum:Blog has prepared a special series on “Resilient Dynamism”, the main theme of 2013’s Annual Meeting… more

  • Forum Article

    The challenges of Rio+20

    For three days, as part of the High-level Segment at Rio+20, heads of state have made speeches and have sat at meetings… more

  • Forum Article

    Rio+20: What has changed in 20 years?

    Maurice Strong, Secretary General for the 1992 Earth Summit (and a former Foundation Board Member of the Forum) has… more

  • Forum Article

    Why opening up Rio+20 works

    Brazilian officials have circulated a new draft text for “The Future We Want”, the Rio+20 manifesto for a greener… more

  • Forum Article

    Rio+20: It’s a matter of life and death

    This week, close to 50,000 people from the world of sustainable development are descending on Rio de Janeiro for the… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What if we fail to adapt to the new era of scarcity?

    Dominic Waughray, Head of Environmental Initiatives at the World Economic Forum, explores what could happen if the… more

  • Forum Event

    A Green Thread to this Year’s Davos

    Annual Meeting 2012

    25 - 29 Jan 2012, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland