Topic : Global

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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

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    Why sustainability is more than just a fad

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


    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

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    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

  • A zoomed image of a computer monitor shows a website selling button clipart for online shops in Vienna Foundation Members Article

    Five things that make you an empowered consumer

    There is a fundamental shift taking place in our economy: we’re moving away from manufacturing… more

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw Young Global Leaders Article

    Why investors should care about cyber breaches

    Major security breaches continue to hit headlines, as businesses are forced to shift from… more

  • A gambler counts out cash while making a proposition bet on Super Bowl XLV at the Las Vegas Hilton Forum Article

    Managing investment flows in developing markets

    When the U.S. Federal Reserve first mentioned in 2013 the prospect of a cutback in its bond buying… more

  • U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration taken at the Bank of Taiwan in Taipei Forum Article

    What the dollar’s rise means for the global economy

    The US dollar is on the move. In the last four months alone, it has soared by more than 7% compared… more

  • Fish swim past a reef in the Red Sea in Dahab Global Agenda Councils Article

    Four ways to protect the oceans while boosting growth

    “Blue growth” is fast becoming a fashionable term. Drawing on the concept of green growth, which… more

  • People walk in front of the skyline after a rain storm in Toronto Global Agenda Councils Article

    Running cities: the rise of a $3 trillion industry

    Consider an industry that has annual revenues of $1.8 trillion (as of 2011) in the United States alone –… more

  • A woman walks with her greyhound dogs along a path in the Durand forest near the French border to Switzerland in Ferney Voltaire Global Agenda Councils Article

    Logging off: is the end of deforestation in sight?

    Forests are essential. And not just to help prevent climate change, but for life. Worldwide, 1.6… more

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    How the world lost faith in leadership

    A fundamental lack of confidence in global leadership is posing a serious challenge to prospects for… more

  • A Businessman is silhouetted as he stands under the Arche de la Defense in the financial district west of Paris Global Agenda Councils Article

    What does the world look for in a good leader?

    For decades, the United States military has prepared its future officers for the chaos of the battlefield… more