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Does faith matter?

Can faith improve the world? More than eight in ten people worldwide identify with a religion, but news coverage of religion often focuses on strife and extremism.

Five ways faith can change the world

People of faith are becoming key partners in organizations aimed at tackling a varied set of global challenges, says Silvia Magnoni.

What Greenland taught me about climate change

It takes 10 minutes for a helicopter to fly over the amount of ice that has been lost because of global warming, says Enric Sala.


How can Europe boost innovation?

Mariana Mazzucato on how to foster a more entrepreneurial culture.

Transforming Global Business

The World Economic Forum brings together the most influential, talented, innovative and inspiring leaders from across the globe to help lead positive change. 

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Latest reports

Mega-regional Trade Agreements: Game-Changers or Costly Distractions for the World Trading System?

The World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Trade & Foreign... more

Does Faith Matter? Leaders on the Role of Faith in Society

The Global Agenda Council on the Role of Faith developed an online survey for... more


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