Global Future Council on the Future of Geopolitics

Council mission and objectives

A new, more contentious geopolitical era appears to be unfolding, with the possibility that a once stable and cooperative order is being replaced by a more turbulent and fragmented global landscape. How can actors revitalize or rebuild mechanisms of cooperation to advance shared priorities?

Co-Chairs
Jane Harman, Chair, United States Commission on the National Defense Strategy

Samir Saran, President, Observer Research Foundation (ORF)


Council Manager
Nicolai Ruge, Geopolitical Agenda and Trade Investment Platform, World Economic Forum

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