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Media Type: Article - Foundational
Year of Publication: 2017
Publication City: Geneva, Switzerland
Author(s): World Economic Forum
Consulting responses from the Global Risks Perception Survey, the World Economic Forum outlines the primary global risks and interconnections between them, along with the persistent, long-term trends that exacerbate these risks. The Forum identifies five key challenges:
Reviving economic growth;
Reforming market capitalism;
Facing up to the importance of identity and community;
Managing technological challenges; and
Protecting and strengthening our systems of global cooperation.
The Forum also makes specific note of the suite of environmental-related risks identified in the Global Risks Perception Survey. Read the full report.