Thinking global, living local: Voices in a globalized world


Our news section is for important commentary and news that doesn’t fit under one of our Global Issues. Sometimes we use this space to comment on major current events, and sometimes we use it to cover conferences or share interviews we’ve snapped up. We also share news from our project team here.


  • Looking ahead…

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    The Future Challenges team is actively preparing for several upcoming events, as well as fleshing out further material for the content package with our blogger network and with our organizational content partners. We’re looking forward to upcoming lead articles with contributions in particular from Arrianna Coleman and Lourdes Gomez, among […]

  • The Global Citizen

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    Dennis Snower is President of the Institute for World Economy in Kiel. He is founder of the Global Economic Symposium which he describes as follows: “The GES is about creating a neutral open space in which we can understand that we are a global community; in which we are prepared […]

  • “We don’t care!”

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    … says Adnane Addioui, native Moroccan, living and working in Rabat. He is Project Manager Society at the British Council there and deals a lot with young people and and is heavily involved in community work. For him the fact tht “WE don’t care!” is the major future challenge societies […]