#Davos 2015

Davos (via agenda.weforum.org)

The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in the Swiss mountain resort of Davos, takes place this week (21 – 24 January 2015).  Global leaders, heads of industry and representatives of non-governmental organisations are packing their winter gear as we speak.

The theme of this year’s event is “The New Global Context”, which references 10 global challenges that the WEF has identified are affecting the world today: (1) environment and resource scarcity; (2) employment skills and human capital; (3) gender parity; (4) long-term investing, infrastructure and development; (5) food security and agriculture; (6) international trade and investment; (7) the future of the internet; (8) global crime and anti-corruption; (9) social inclusion; and (10) the future of financial systems.

More details are at the official WEF website.

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