Posts tagged ‘Climate’

  • Forum Article

    Africa’s farms of the future

    Launching a business can be hard work, especially in Africa, where weak governance systems and inconsistent access to… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: How technology can rescue our oceans

    "Respect the ocean and take care of it, as if your life depends on it, because it does. It's just that simple. We're… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The five biggest threats to our oceans

    When I give talks about how we have degraded our oceans to the cusp of catastrophe, people often ask me what they can… more

  • Forum Event

    How technology is changing disaster relief

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Event

    How to prepare for our future climate

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    The growing disconnect between GDP and wellbeing

    The link between economic growth and human well-being seems obvious. Indeed, as measured by gross domestic product… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: The future of coastal cities

    "The river used to be a dignified space... The villagers were on the river, it was the main communication line. It has… more

  • Forum Article

    Tackle climate change to stave off world hunger

    Food insecurity in the Sahel region of Africa has almost doubled in the space of a year, with a staggering 20 million… more

  • Forum Event

    Jim Yong Kim: Make 2014 the turning point on climate

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    How can businesses best fight climate change?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Lessons from the Amazon

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Press conference: All you need to know about Davos 2014

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Book Review – The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our...

    The 60s was a decade of social revolution and cold war: of first world prosperity and third world famine. A decade of… more

  • Forum Article

    Renewable energy in the 21st century: a two-step plan

    Renewable energy is infinite and does not emit greenhouse gases. It also increases a country’s independence and… more

  • Forum Article

    Five facts about the world’s energy use

    The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014, released this week, aims to support the transition to… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Are you ready to make sacrifices for the climate?

    Over the past three to four years we’ve seen extreme weather events happening more frequently and more intensely in a… more

  • Forum Article

    Book review: The Climate Casino, by William Nordhaus

    The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty, and Economics for a Warming World, by the economist William Nordhaus, provides a… more

  • Forum Video

    The terrible cost of our oceans’ decline

    The world’s oceans are in trouble. In late September, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reported that… more