Annual Report on Global Risks

Global Catastrophic Risks 2017 is an annual analysis of the greatest threats to humanity produced by the Global Challenges Foundation. It is based on the latest scientific research and features contributions from leading experts at think tanks, university departments and other institutions worldwide. As well as exploring the risks themselves, it summarizes the current status of global efforts to manage them.

The report also explores the latest state of research in the three different areas: tipping points that may be triggered by climate change, the risks of nuclear war, and artificial intelligence. The Global Catastrophic Risks 2017 aims to incite deeper understanding of global risks and promote more urgent discussion of how they are collectively managed.

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