Topic : Infrastructure

  • RTR3PNMC Forum Event

    How can cities better cope with storms?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • People look at the cooling towers of Doel’s nuclear plant in northern Belgium Forum Event

    How will we power the next energy revolution?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A man talks on the phone as he surfs the internet on his laptop at a local coffee shop in downtown Shanghai Forum Event

    3 next steps for China’s mobile revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A worker harvests fresh produce from a tower at Sky Greens vertical farm in Singapore Forum Article

    Could vertical farms feed the world?

    The challenge of ensuring adequate, nutrient-rich food for an expanding global population is a daunting one, especially… more

  • RTR3MBIJ Forum Article

    Everyone has a stake in the future of the internet

    Those of us who participated in the NETmundial conference in Brazil last April were pleasantly surprised by how… more

  • A worker inspects solar panels at a solar farm in Dunhuang, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province Technology Pioneers Article

    14 tech predictions for our world in 2020

    We asked our 2015 intake of Technology Pioneers for their views on how technology will change the world. From printable… more

  • Forum Article

    Are we failing the world’s indigenous people?

    “Let us recognize and celebrate the valuable and distinctive identities of indigenous peoples around the world,”… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How bikes and buses helped Bogotá go green

    In Bogotá, traffic congestion became so severe that a simple commute could take hours and the air was polluted to… more

  • Forum Article

    Are we getting it wrong on inequality?

    Concern about economic inequality is in the air almost everywhere. The issue is not inequality between countries, which… more

  • Forum Article

    How Africa can achieve inclusive growth

    Euphoria abounds in much of Africa nowadays, and rightly so. Seven of the world’s 10 fastest-growing countries are… more

  • Forum Article

    Three key challenges for the future of China’s cities

    China faces unprecedented economic, social and environmental challenges – and sizeable opportunities – as it… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why raw materials are a dangerous distraction

    Poor countries export raw materials such as cocoa, iron ore, and raw diamonds. Rich countries export – often to those… more

  • Forum Article

    How companies should deal with data leaks

    Cyber security is becoming more prominent in both the public and private sectors, yet there is still a great deal of… more

  • Forum Article

    What can Dubai learn from Rome and Seoul?

    Dubai was recently ranked the best in the whole world when it comes to hotels and shopping experiences, according to a… more

  • Forum Article

    Why the price of a flat in Beijing matters

    China’s real-estate sector has been a source of serious concern for several years, with soaring property prices… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    How big data will clean up India’s energy act

    There are close to a billion people worldwide who don't have access to energy. Of these, 400 million are in India. For… more

  • Forum Event

    Can Africa lead the way to a sustainable future?

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

  • Global Shapers Event

    Every missing schoolgirl is an individual tragedy

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria