Climate Change

How climate change sparks innovation for fragile communities

People cross a flooded road in Jamalpur, Bangladesh, July 22, 2019. Picture taken July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC181D7AAB50

Donors are using rain forecasts to help the Bangladeshi population recover from monsoons. Image: REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Efrem Garlando
Community Specialist, International Organizations and Humanitarian Agenda, World Economic Forum
Adriana Bianco
Knowledge Management Consultant, World Food Programme
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Climate Change 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:

Climate Change

1 in 10 people worldwide live in extreme poverty. Image: PovcalNet Sources: World Bank, Washington, DC, World Development Indicators; World Economic Outlook; Global Economic Prospects; Economist Intelligence Unit.
New financing partnerships for humanitarian impact. Image: ODI 2019
Forecast-based financing Image: WFP, 2018

What is the World Economic Forum’s Sustainable Development Impact summit?

Don't miss any update on this topic

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

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:
Climate ChangeFuture of the EnvironmentSustainable Development Impact Summit
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.

How a new framework for carbon emissions accounting can help decarbonize freight and logistics

Margi Van Gogh and Christoph Wolff

September 22, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum