The time for action is now – this is the mantra being taken up by Generation Z across the world. Greta Thunberg´s appeal to global business leaders at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, holds promise.
The Global Battery Alliance aims to safeguard workers, ban child labour, eradicate pollution, promote re-use and recycling and unlock innovation for green energy storage.
The Water Resources Group aims to close the gap between water demand and supply by 2030.
Nearly 900 young leaders are working together to improve the state of the world.
The Global Shapers Community is a network of more than 6,000 inspiring young people under the age of 30, who are working together to tackle local, regional and global challenges.
The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship helps amplify innovative solutions to the most serious social, cultural and environmental issues.
The Climate Project is using the World Economic Forum platform and network to spur greater action against climate change, and ensure that business, governments and civil society work together to meet existing commitments.
Thought leaders from the world of business and politics weigh in with novel ideas on how to survive the evolving corporate world.
The World Economic Forum facilitated the development of six principles designed to ensure safe and efficient cash payments to crisis-affected populations.
The World Economic Forum has broadened the traditional definition of national competitiveness to emphasise the importance of social, cultural and economic factors, in addition to traditional measures of labour and capital productivity.
The Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) brings together governments, the private-sector and civil society organizations to work together to remove deforestation linked to the production of commodities such as palm oil, beef, soy, and pulp and paper.
The annual Global Gender Gap Report provides leaders with the information they need to tackle national gender gaps.
The DQ Institute aims to bring quality digital intelligence education to every child.
Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, has helped the world’s poorest countries prevent over 8 million deaths since its launch in 2000.
This project has helped create jobs, improve farmers’ yields and reduce carbon emissions.
This project has provided logistics support during 12 emergency responses since 2007.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is characterized by new technologies that are connecting the physical, digital and biological worlds, impacting all disciplines, economies and industries.
The new Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) is ensuring that vaccines are ready to fight future outbreaks of diseases such as Ebola and Zika.
Internet for All aims to improve the lives of people currently denied the economic and social benefits of the internet.