“Economic and political polarization will intensify, as collaboration is needed more than ever to respond to severe threats to climate, public health, and technology systems.”

“The Global Risks Report 2020 presents the major risks the world will be facing in the coming year. It stresses the need for a multistakeholder approach to addressing the world’s greatest challenges, and comes ahead of the World Economic Forum’s 50th Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters, where the focus is Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World.

Speakers: Borge Brende, President, World Economic Forum Mirek Dusek, Deputy Head of the Centre for Geopolitical & Regional Affairs, World Economic Forum John Drzik, President, Global Risk and Digital, Marsh Peter Giger, Group Chief Risk Officer,

Zurich Insurance Group Emily Farnwoth, Head of Climate Change Initiatives,

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