Davos

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Small farmers have the answer to feeding the world. Why isn’t the UN listening? | Elizabeth Mpofu and Henk Hobbelink
We’re among the thousands boycotting the UN food summit – it’s been hijacked by corporate interests while the voices of small-scale farmers go unheard

Elizabeth Mpofu and Henk Hobbelink

23, Sep, 2021 @6:01 AM

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500 global firms put disability inclusion on boardroom agendas
Valuable 500 network says companies will publish quarterly reports into representation

Richard Partington

18, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Farmers and rights groups boycott food summit over big business links
Focus on agro-business rather than ecology has split groups invited to planned UN conference on hunger

John Vidal

04, Mar, 2021 @12:32 PM

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Green groups raise concerns over Carney carbon credits plan
Campaigners say system risks becoming greenwashing exercise unless loopholes closed

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

27, Jan, 2021 @7:53 PM

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IMF downgrades forecast for UK economic recovery
Financial body says UK growth in 2021 will be lower than earlier forecasts, while global recovery will be stronger

Phillip Inman

26, Jan, 2021 @1:07 PM

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Xi Jinping warns of 'new cold war' if US keeps up protectionism
In virtual address to World Economic Forum, Chinese president calls for multilateral approach to crisis

Larry Elliott Economics editor

25, Jan, 2021 @7:55 PM

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'It's a big deal': why former protester turned Davos mayor wants WEF back
Philipp Wilhelm knows local people rely on forum’s revenue – but still thinks world must change

Rupert Neate

23, Jan, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Davos has become a schmooze-fest for sponsors and celebrities
World Economic Forum capable of highlighting risks that escape attention but it needs to ditch circus

Nils Pratley

26, Aug, 2020 @7:06 PM

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Davos 2021 delayed until summer because of Covid-19
World Economic Forum’s gathering of global elite had been scheduled for January

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

26, Aug, 2020 @2:24 PM

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Pandemic is chance to reset global economy, says Prince Charles
Prince of Wales unveils a five-point plan to stimulate sustainable economic growth

Phillip Inman

03, Jun, 2020 @5:40 PM

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The US can teach Europe a thing or two about financial crises
While EU leaders argue over the need for coronabonds, the Federal Reserve and Congress are protecting their economy

26, Apr, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Warnings about Weimar Germany could turn into self-fulfilling prophecies | Arnon Grunberg
We can’t give in to the sense of looming catastrophe, says Dutch author and columnist Arnon Grunberg

Arnon Grunberg

19, Feb, 2020 @8:00 AM

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