Topic : Corporate Global Citizenship

  • Sarah Banerji of Lincoln harvests tomatoes on an urban farm plot in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston Forum Article

    We can end hunger in this lifetime

    As World Food Day focuses attention on global hunger, we find ourselves at a crossroads of opportunity and… more

  • Girls look at a poster, distributed by UNICEF, bearing information on and illustrations of best practices that help prevent the spread of Ebola virus disease (EVD), in the city of Voinjama, in Lofa County in this handout photo Young Global Leaders Video

    Attacking the information failures on Ebola

    Every day marks a new deadly chapter in the Ebola crisis. As of this week more than… more

  • A visitor places her hands on a tangible earth, a digital globe, at an exhibition pavillion in Rusutsu town, northern Japan Forum Article

    What does it mean to be a global citizen?

    For many professionals, global citizenship – the idea of embracing an international perspective and… more

  • A woman works at the General Company for Leather Industry in Baghdad Global Agenda Councils Article

    Four ways businesses can help to build peace

    The 9/11 al Qaeda attack on the World Trade Centre twin towers – soaring symbols of development and… more

  • Schoolchildren hold up pieces of paper featuring doves during a march called “The right to live in peace” in San Jose Forum Article

    Can the internet solve conflict?

    Over the past decade there has been growing interest in using the internet and other communication… more

  • Performers dressed in futuristic costumes demonstrate Toyota Motor’s single passenger vehicle … Forum Article

    What will life be like in 2064?

    That an octopus called Paul had a better success rate than Goldman Sachs when predicting World Cup… more

  • Brazil team members clasp hands before their women’s preliminary round basketball game against Jamaica at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara Forum Article

    How to collaborate in the age of the internet

    Creativity is a collaborative process. As brilliant as the many inventors of the internet and computer… more

  • A child in first grade uses a new laptop as part of the Canaima project at a Bolivarian school in Caracas Forum Article

    How can Europe embrace a digital future?

    The World Economic Forum has been enriched by the contributions of globally minded and digital… more

  • Students from Warsaw School of Economics attend a presentation at the Warsaw Stock Exchange Forum Article

    15 tips on presenting to a board

    One of the questions I most frequently get asked when people hear I sit on company boards isn’t about… more

  • A pro-democracy demonstrator reacts during a fireworks display in downtown Hong Kong Young Global Leaders Article

    Is your business ready to go ‘bossless’?

    One of the main reasons I wanted to be an entrepreneur was for the feeling of freedom and autonomy it gave… more

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    Why it pays for businesses to boost sustainability

    In recent weeks, Samsung suspended its operations with a key supplier in China because of allegations… more

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    Climate targets have failed. Time to try something new

    If the world is to solve the climate change crisis, we will need a new approach. Currently, the major… more

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    How the ‘aspirationals’ are changing the world

    Solutions to some of our intractable global challenges could be found in 2.5 billion empowered, young and… more

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    How can we make our cities carbon-free?

    The future of the world’s climate will be decided in our cities. Urban areas already account for up… more

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    On development, Sachs was wrong. And right.

    Bono calls the economist Jeffrey Sachs “the squeaky wheel that roars.” To me, Sachs is the Bono of… more

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    Will China’s love affair with the car fade?

    A curious thing is happening in the United States. For the first time in its history, people are… more

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    Why we need more ignorance in the boardroom

    There is a real danger that corporate leaders, making decisions that seem correct behind closed doors… more

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    Why marketing matters more than you think

    Many major companies have still not fully acknowledged the challenge of sustainability or fully embraced… more