GLOBAL AGENDA

The FutureWorld Foundation will focus on the five priority areas that can be said to constitute a Global Agenda:
  • Delivering [environmentally and socially] sustainable economic growth - for without this, we shall not be able to achieve anything else.

  • Reducing poverty and improving equity - because exceptional prosperity for the few at the expense of the many is neither justifiable nor sustainable.

  • Addressing the sources of vulnerability and promoting global, regional, national and human security - for security underpins both community and progress .

  • Sharing the norms and values that enable global coexistence, while respecting cultural differences - because respect for core values and universal norms allows us to live in harmony, while appreciation of cultural diversity enriches our understanding.

  • Improving the quality of global governance and our global institutions - for most of the important challenges we face in a highly-connected world can only be resolved in this way.

Posted on Nov 03, 2018 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by  Egmont Institute, Nina Wilén

The adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 2436 on UN peacekeeping is the latest development in a debate on improving peacekeeping performance. Africa’s status as both the largest...  Read More



Posted on Oct 28, 2018 | in category: Reducing poverty and improving equity | by  World Bank

As global poverty continues to...  Read More



Posted on Nov 03, 2018 | in category: Improving global governance | by Global Policy Journal, Cyril Prinsloo, Joel Sandhu

The world is facing challenges that increasingly transcend national borders and affect a multitude of countries. Some are likely to spread their costs and benefits across generations. Cyril...  Read More



Posted on Nov 06, 2018 | in category: Delivering sustainable economic growth | by T20 Argentina, Gustavo Beliz, Ana Inés Basco, Belisario de Azevedo

The global economy is going through a new technological revolution characterized by automation, digitalization and connectivity. Notwithstanding the opportunities this offers, there are concerns...  Read More



Posted on Oct 27, 2018 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by World Bank

Education is essential to human welfare, particularly in a period of rapid economic and social change. The fact that far too many children are not attending school poses a moral and economic...  Read More



Posted on Nov 09, 2018 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by United States Institute of Peace

This guide by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) seeks to help peacebuilding practitioners integrate religion into conflict analysis and...  Read More



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