Topic : Values

  • 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

  • Castellers, or human tower builders, Colla Jove Xiquets de Valls, start to form a human tower during a biannual competition in Tarragona Forum Video

    Video: What does our past tell us about our future?

    "Big history” examines our past, explains our present and imagines what is possible for our future. It… 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

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    What corruption says about our society

    In our earlier blogs on corruption we have looked at the causes and consequences of corruption… 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

  • global governance Forum Article

    A new way of measuring social progress

    In a 1968 speech, Robert Kennedy recognized gross national product “measures everything in short… more

  • A man stands in Grand Central Terminal, as passengers face limited train service on New Haven Line between Stamford Station and Grand Central Terminal due to Con Edison power problem in New York Forum Article

    What new power is… and three things it is not

    Across sectors and cultures, our leaders are struggling. In fact, the world may be facing… more

  • Traditional Incandescent light bulbs are seen at an apartment in Munich Forum Article

    How philosophy shapes your world

    Today is UNESCO World Philosophy Day, a day aimed to “underline the enduring value of philosophy for… more

  • Students take notes from their iPads at the Steve Jobs school in Sneek Forum Article

    Teaching: can we blend tradition with technology?

    Ever since the invention of the printed word, academics have been arguing about the proper place… more

  • nurturetechstartups Forum Article

    4 steps to fix your email inbox

    “Does this message require action by you?” “Do you need to keep this message?” “Have you… more

  • A man stands near the fence surrounding Insein prison as he waits for a family member to be released, in Yangon Forum Article

    How to eliminate statelessness

    The office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has announced a major campaign, #ibelong, to… more

  • Visitors look at the bourse at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo Forum Article

    Why we’re drawn to people like us

    Race-related demonstrations, Title IX disputes, affirmative action court cases, same-sex marriage… more

  • A woman walks past an isolation ward set aside for Ebola related cases at the Kenyatta National Hospital in the capital Nairobi Forum Article

    The ethics of fighting Ebola

    It may, in the end, turn out to be fortunate that a handful of people in developed countries – four in… more

  • RTR2D3LM-628×330 Forum Article

    9 steps to hiring top performers

    Back in the late 80s, my search firm started offering a one-year guarantee on every candidate that was hired… more

  • Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland carry an empty coffin at a WWI memorial at a Commonwealth war cemetery near Lens Forum Article

    The economic factors that shaped the First World War

    How much power do economic factors have in deciding the struggle for global power? To explain the… more

  • Human genetic material is stored at a laboratory in Munich Global Agenda Councils Article

    Will biology change what it means to be human?

    The latest scientific advances will soon enable us to take charge of evolution itself. Synthetic biology… more

  • The sidewalks are filled with the rainbow flag as revelers celebrate Gay Pride by marching at the annual parade in New York Global Agenda Councils Article

    Q&A: How to tackle the backlash against gay rights?

    Almost 2.8 billion people are living in countries where identifying as gay could lead to imprisonment… more