Global Risks

Globalization 4.0 must build a better world for working people

A migrant worker cries during a crack down on illegal migrant workers at a market in Bangkok, Thailand, September 27, 2016. Picture taken September 27, 2016. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha - S1BEUEAHCVAA

Too many people left behind: 'We need to rebuild the foundations of the global economy' Image: REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Sharan Burrow
Visiting Professor in Practice, The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Global Risks is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Global Risks

A group of Venezuelan migrants board a bus to a camp set up by the Colombian government in Bogota, Colombia November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez - RC16F6D2D910
Displaced: A group of Venezuelan migrants Image: REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
Have you read?
Traffic congestion is pictured in Shanghai, China, April 19, 2017. REUTERS/Joe White - RC182C7767B0
Always on: Today's working culture puts family life under strain Image: REUTERS/Joe White
The view of a global ITUC poll of over 15,000 people Image:
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Global RisksGlobal GovernanceFuture of WorkEconomic Progress
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Global warming is shaking up the ocean, literally

Richard Aster

November 15, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum