Topic : Global

  • g20 Forum Article

    Why we need global solutions to globalisation’s problems

    The last few decades of globalisation and innovation have resulted in the most rapid progress that the world… more

  • Woman uses a mobile phone before taking a HIV/AIDS test at a mobile testing unit in Ndeeba Global Agenda Councils Article

    Can mobile data help fight Ebola?

    Earlier this month I had the privilege of attending the World Economic Forum’s 2014 Summit on the Global… more

  • Wayne Garrett of Canada makes final touches to his art installation "CLOUD" ,made up of 5000 new and recycled lightbulbs, along the Marina Bay in Singapore Forum Video

    Video: Why design is key to the circular economy

    If humans were to create products, homes, furniture, even cities, intelligently and with sustainability… more

  • g20 Forum Article

    Why summits still matter

    It is easy to be skeptical about the kind of meetings that US President Barack Obama, Chinese President Xi… more

  • The hand of a villager of Mourisia is seen as he looks at a forest fire in the Acor's mountain ... Forum Article

    New climate report shows we must act now

    Dramatic climate changes and weather extremes are already affecting millions of people around the… more

  • Children look at computer screens at a visitor’s gallery in the Marina Barrage in Singapore Global Shapers Article

    How can we protect young people from cyber bullying?

    Every 40 seconds, somewhere in the world, someone commits suicide. The… more

  • Graduate student Bates works in the Nanomedicine Lab at UCL’s School of Pharmacy in London Forum Article

    What can women in science learn from female entrepreneurs?

    Scientists may not readily identify themselves as entrepreneurs, but a comparison can… more

  • City workers cross London Bridge during the evening rush-hour in the City of London Global Agenda Councils Article

    How to make capitalism more ethical

    We live in an age of hyper-connectivity and many of the top 10 trends in the Outlook on the Global Agenda… more

  • A model is reflected in a mirror Strategic Foresight Article

    5 tough questions on how tech will change societies

    Technologies may one day offer us the opportunity to live healthily well beyond… more

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    Video: Turning carbon emissions into plastic

    It used to be that opting for carbon-neutral products would cost consumers and manufacturers more. Mark… more

  • Volunteers of German army Bundeswehr, wearing protective suits, are seen during an Ebola training session at the Marseille barracks in Appen Global Agenda Councils Article

    5 ways to help stop Ebola

    It will take a vast and complex global coalition to defeat the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, and the… more

  • Pope Francis speaks during his “Urbi et Orbi” address from a balcony in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican Global Shapers Article

    God, the internet and disrupting business

    This week, 40 young leaders from the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers community will… more

  • To match Interview SOLAR-FUND/ Forum Article

    Why sustainability is more than just a fad

    Since the 1970s, we’ve been operating beyond the resources our planet can sustainably provide… more

  • IRAQIS QUEUE FOR BREAD AT THE BREAD FACTORY IN BAGHDAD. Global Agenda Councils Article

    Corruption is a first world problem, too

    After years of debate and effort, the fight against corruption is beginning to overcome its perception… more

  • Gloved hands of army nurse seen during demonstration of an isolation chamber at Bundeswehr Clinc in Koblenz Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why travel bans will not stop the spread of Ebola

    Around the world, international migration from countries in West Africa affected by the Ebola crisis is… more

  • RTR1ZUP4 Global Agenda Councils Article

    A new way to harness the power of the sun

    Transforming into a society that is driven by sustainable energy rather than fossil… more

  • Container ship departs Burrard Inlet in Vancouver Forum Article

    The growing threat to global trade

    The Global Crisis provoked a deep drop in trade in 2009. While levels have recovered, the trade-to-GDP… more

  • A participant walks past a poster at the Asian Financial Forum in Hong Kong Forum Article

    How should CEOs be paid?

    Executive pay is a high-profile topic and almost everyone has an opinion on it. Many shareholders, workers… more