World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum Highlights

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

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 5-10 years it will weaken geopolitical stability. For the younger generation who will...

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.