The Global Risks 2013 report paints a picture of a world more at risk as persistent economic weakness saps our ability to tackle environmental challenges. It considers three “risk cases” – Testing Economic and Environmental Resilience, Digital Wildfires in a Hyperconnected World, and The Dangers of Hubris on Human Health – as well as identifying “X Factors”, emerging concerns with unknown consequences.

Get to know the report, how it was put together and what it means for the future with this series of videos.