World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum Series brings you highlights from the World Economic Forum annually.

Climate Transition in Emerging Economies – World Economic Forum Davos 2022

Climate Transition in Emerging Economies - World Economic Forum Davos 2022 Many emerging economies already suffering disproportionately from the effects of climate change may be at risk of further impact. However, some are well placed to lead the way in adopting new technologies, measures and strategies to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Ahead of G20 in October, and COP27 in November, how can the international community provide the funding needed to accelerate and scale the much-needed low-carbon, climate-resilient transition in emerging economies? Moderator: Bronwyn...

World Economic Forum Highlights

World Economic Forum Highlights 2021 As The World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos I would like to thank CNBC Africa for affording me the privilege of hosting their debate, live from Davos, for the last 6 yrs. To the team on the ground this year wishing you a successful Davos 2019.

Highlights of WEF Global Risks Report 2021 – Saadia Zahidi Managing Director World Economic Forum

Highlights of WEF Global Risks Report 2021 - Saadia Zahidi Managing Director World Economic Forum This year, the World Economic Forum Global Risks report calls for the world to wake up to long term risks and warns about environmental concerns, which top the list of biggest concerns by impact and likelihood. According to the forum's newest data, the COVID-19 pandemic’s immediate impact is on disparities and social fragmentation, in the next 3-5 years it will threaten the economy, and in the next...

WEF Protests on TNN

WEF Protests on TNN Protests in Cape Town at the World Economic Forum turned nasty as a group of over a thousand individuals gathered to protest the ongoing violence against Women and Children in South Africa. Watch all episodes about the "World Economic Forum".