The World Economic Forum is the International Institution for Public-Private Cooperation to shape the global, regional, national and industry agendas.


3 industries that will be hit by Arctic change

Agriculture, insurance and tourism face steep economic risks due to Arctic ice melt, write Gail Whiteman, Doug Crawford-Brown and Chris Hope.

How can we help farmers adapt to climate change?

The world's poorest farmers need help to equip themselves for climate change challenges, now and in the future, writes Bill Gates.

5 reasons to care about Arctic ice melt

With the melting of the North Pole ice cap comes the likelihood of increasingly extreme weather events, write Gail Whiteman and Jeremy Wilkinson.


Latin America 2015 | Advancing Through a Renovation Agenda

The 10th World Economic Forum on Latin America took place in Riviera Maya, Mexico, and brought together over 800 leaders of 45 nationalities from industry, government, academia and civil society.

MENA 15 Highlights

Despite regional turmoil, MENA needs to continue pushing reforms and initiatives to boost productivity, create jobs and deepen economic integration.

East Asia 2015 | Anchoring Trust in East Asia’s New Regionalism

On the occasion of the World Economic Forum on East Asia, the President of Indonesia and other dignitaries share their views on the regional implications of a changing global environment.

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Dalian, People's Republic of China
25 - 27 Oct 15
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates