Posts tagged ‘resilience’

  • A typhoon survivor drinks coffee as he takes a break from rebuilding the roof of his typhoon damaged house in Tacloban city Forum Article

    Lessons on disaster response, one year after Typhoon Haiyan

    Social protection specialists, disaster risk managers, risk finance practitioners and climate change… more

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    How can cities better cope with storms?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What faith can teach us about resilient leaders

    The unpredictable impact of globalization can besiege individuals and institutions alike, creating the… more

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    How can we build more resilient cities?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Boosting urban resilience in East Asia

    Nearly a century ago, the idea of “urban resilience” – helping cities prepare for, withstand and… more

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    Advancing growth and resilience in the MENA region

    World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa 2013

    , Dead Sea, Jordan 24-26 May 2013

  • 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

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    Resilience: What it is and why it’s needed

    Lee Howell addresses the question: What does it mean for a country to show resilience in the face of risks… more

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    Growing spinach in a skyscraper

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    Unlikely bedfellows can work together on poverty

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Why is childhood education a long-term investment?

    Nobel Laureate James Heckman’s rallying cry of “We cannot afford to postpone investing in children… more

  • Forum Article

    Why early childhood education is a good start

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

  • Forum Article

    Can data slow down climate change?

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Climate Change Initiatives, a number of… more

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    Are Indian cities getting too big to manage?

    World Economic Forum on India 2012

    , National Capital Region, Gurgaon

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Measurable Resilience – The New Gold Standard

      To say that the past few years have brought us higher volatility and unpleasant surprises… more

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    Global Innovation through Risk Resilience

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