Posts tagged ‘disaster’

  • Civil Society Event

    Can technology turn traditional aid on its head?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    How cities can plan for disaster

    One hundred years ago today, on 14 May1913 – when the Rockefeller Foundation was granted its charter with… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Video

    Ideas @Davos: Dealing with disasters

    It’s human nature not to want to think about risk until the earthquake hits, warns Satoru Nishikawa. … more

  • Forum Article

    What if a disaster on the scale of the Haiti earthquake happened...

    Ahead of the three-year anniversary of the Haiti earthquake on January 12, Baroness Valerie Amos… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The risks of climate change – a view from Chile

    Catastrophic risks are defined as events with a low probability but a big economic and social… more

  • Forum Article

    What can we learn from the 2011 Japan earthquake?

    One year ago this Sunday, unforgettable images began to emerge from Japan. Dirty grey waves swept through… more

  • Forum Event

    Preventing stretched supply chains from snapping under pressure

    Annual Meeting 2012

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland