Posts tagged ‘Young Global Leader’

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    Three ways data science is changing the world

    Data is still “sexy”. And I don’t see any reason why that would change. Don’t believe me? Just take a… more

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    What the Amazon can teach us about sustainable development

    Described as the lungs of our planet, the Amazon rainforest acts as a massive carbon sink… more

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    The magic of good process design

    Many participants at the Young Global Leader events comment on the seamless nature of their experience… more

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    Who will drive the advance of science?

    Becoming a scientist is not a glamorous dream for kids these days. In my country, we have… more

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    What is the role of intellectuals in society?

    The role of intellectuals in society is a complicated subject. However, one cannot dispute what a… more

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    Can social credits help fight poverty?

    Ali Ibrahim, Young Global Leader Class 2013, discusses sustainable investment and social credits According… more

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    Ensuring Gender Balance in Europe

    The push for gender balance and female representation on company boards in Europe is making the… more

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    Insetting: the future of climate change

    The climate market has the potential to grow from US$ 10 billion to US$ 500 billion in yearly revenues… more

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    Forget the buzzwords, it’s simply good business

    When I was young, life was easy: there were those who studied to become rich and those who studied… more

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    It’s Not Only Rock ’n’ Roll: It’s Global Leadership

    Recently, during the Young Global Leader boot camp on public leadership, we were asked to leave the… more

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    Take the leap into politics

    There are signs everywhere that people are extremely frustrated with politics: the Arab spring, approval… more

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    How aid dependence can hurt the rule of law

    Does the current rhetoric surrounding President Barack Obama’s visit to Cambodia underscore the importance… more

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    Does foreign aid fuel corruption?

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Partnering Against Corruption Initiative… more

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    Only honorable business leaders can stop corruption

    Corruption will not be eradicated through legislation and prosecution alone. It will take a deep change in… more

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    Discovering the hidden cost of virtual water

    Five years ago I fell in love with the concept of virtual water. That concept took me on an amazing… more

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    Let’s invest in children and youth as partners in shaping a...

    On 20 November, the United Nations invites the world to acknowledge and celebrate Universal… more

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    What Workers Want

    Natalie Fleming is bright, passionate and full of hope – despite sending more than 50 applications to… more

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    The role of thinking big in entrepreneurship and business

    October 4-10 is United Nations' World Space Week.  Fifty-five years ago, the Space Age began in dramatic… more