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2015: A make-or-break year for the economy

The stakes could not be higher for the global economy and international cooperation this year, writes Christine Lagarde.

How Ireland pulled back from the brink

Four years ago Ireland was in the worst economic crisis of its history. Enda Kenny, the Taoiseach of Ireland, on what it took to get the economy back on track.

The twin challenges of 2015

Income inequality is growing and climate change looks set to make the problem even worse, writes Winnie Byanyima of Oxfam International.


Special Address by François Hollande, President of France

Hollande at the 45th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland from 21 to 24 January 2015.

An Insight, An Idea with Jack Ma

A conversation with Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group, on leadership, entrepreneurship and the future of commerce.

The Global Agenda 2015

The Co-Chairs of the Annual Meeting highlight the key issues for 2015 and the implications for government, industry and society.

Latest reports

The Global Risks report 2015

The 2015 edition of the Global Risks report completes a decade of ... more

The Business of Creativity: Seeking Value in the Digital Content Ecosystem

The internet has had a significant impact on the media, entertainment and... more


21 - 24 Jan 15
Davos-Klosters, Switzerland
21 - 23 Apr 15