Posts tagged ‘resources’

  • Cowsinfield Forum Article

    How to make meat sustainable

    Ending global hunger, once just a utopian vision, is now a goal within reach. Between 1990 and 2014… more

  • A boy pours water on himself for respite from the heat beside a roadside tap in Dhaka Forum Article

    How to solve the world’s water crisis

    In the early nineteenth century, Lord Byron wrote in Don Juan that “Till taught by… more

  • Ships are pictured in the shipyard at Bremerhaven Forum Article

    Seven ways to make innovation pay

    Changes in technology, new customer behaviours and regulation are disrupting the business and global… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Can Europe compete with a fracking-fuelled US?

    Newspapers like to claim that energy prices are much higher in Europe than in the United States, which has… more

  • Forum Article

    How smaller businesses can help Africa thrive

    International investors, representatives of international and regional organisations, and African… more

  • Forum Event

    Challenges to food security in East Asia

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    Sustainability is about more than cutting fossil fuels

    The chemical industry is committed to sustainable consumption. But does this mean that it should switch… more

  • 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… 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… 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… more

  • Forum Article

    Top 10 countries best prepared for the future of energy

    The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014, released this week, ranks the energy systems… more

  • Strategic Partners Article

    What can Mongolia learn from Norway?

    As Mongolia develops its mining industry to foster economic and social development, two challenges are… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Fight corruption to make this Africa’s century

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2013

    , Cape Town, South Africa

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Assessing future environmental trends

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2012

    , Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Forum Event

    The Indian water challenge

    World Economic Forum on India 2012

    , National Capital Region, Gurgaon

  • Forum Article

    The inextricable links between poverty and the environment

    In recent years, rising environmental and societal concerns have changed the way we look at economic… more

  • Forum Video

    Ideas for change: your environmental handprint

    The biggest challenge facing those seeking to achieve environmental sustainability through behavioural… 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… more