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Meet the 2015 class of Young Global Leaders

From the first disabled woman elected to the Turkish parliament to the creator of the world’s first photoluminescent bicycle path, David Aikman introduces the new intake.

4 reasons developing countries need digital

The technological revolution provides emerging nations with unique opportunities to reinvent themselves and overcome the “developing country” status.

Gender Gap calculator 2015

How old will you be when the gap closes, and how does your home country rank on the global scale of gender equality? Use our Gender Gap Calculator to find out.


The Annual Meeting 2015 | The New Global Context

Watch the highlights from the Annual Meeting 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.

Inequality in education and income

Nobel Prize Winning economist Christopher Pissarides on income inequality.

Latest reports

Top 10 Emerging Technologies of 2015

Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While... more

Geo-economics: Seven Challenges to Globalization

This report from the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Geo-... more


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