Updates

We regularly publish updates on matters such as global governance and global catastrophic risks, sourced from organisations with which we collaborate, as well as other international organisations operating in these areas.

  • Global Challenges Foundation at COP27
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2022-10-28

    Global Challenges Foundation at COP27

    Among many things the Foundation will be discussing adaptation, business responsibilities and opportunities. There will be an open seminar with high level speakers and experts participating, as well as an upcoming policy brief on subject matters as mentioned.

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  • Adaptation – business opportunities and responsibilities
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2022-10-28

    Adaptation – business opportunities and responsibilities

    At this high-level seminar at COP 27 November 12, several global key decision makers, stakeholders and organisations will discuss the subject matter, while contributing and sharing their view points and experiences.

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  • COP 27: Seminar "Adaptation – business opportunities and responsibilities"
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2022-11-02

    COP 27: Seminar "Adaptation – business opportunities and responsibilities"

    Saturday 12 Nov, 9-10.40 am EET, Blue Zone, the Swedish pavilion

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  • 19-20 April in Brazil: Global Governance and the Triple Planetary Crisis
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-01-09

    19-20 April in Brazil: Global Governance and the Triple Planetary Crisis

    Speakers in Recife, Brazil, include among many others: Dr Magnus Jiborn, Head of Research, Global Challenges Foundation, will hold one...

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  • Preview of groundbreaking science at World Economic Forum 
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-01-16

    Preview of groundbreaking science at World Economic Forum 

    Direct-link to recorded onsite seminar In a historic first for the World Economic Forum, this year natural and social science...

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  • Doomsday Clock 2023 to be relieved January 24 
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-01-24

    Doomsday Clock 2023 to be relieved January 24 

    List of speakers Among several global crises the GCF risk report 2022 (released late November) point out that the risk...

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  • Webinar: Energy Shortages Creates a New Energy Landscape
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    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-02-03

    Webinar: Energy Shortages Creates a New Energy Landscape

    Friday 3 Feb, 12-13pm CET. Please note held in Swedish.

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  • Global Futures Forum – setting the agenda for Summit of the Future
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-03-20

    Global Futures Forum – setting the agenda for Summit of the Future

    During 20-21 March the #GlobalFuturesForum gathers in New York. The purpose of the meeting is to help frame the campaigns and advocacy agendas that will allow diverse civil society perspectives to be engaged in the preparatory processes of The United Nations’ upcoming SDG Summit in 2023, and the Summit of the Future in 2024 (SOTF).

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  • New global prize to innovative governance project
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    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-05-30

    New global prize to innovative governance project

    The Global Governance Innovation Network (GGIN) has won the first edition of the Prize for Transformative Futures in Peace and Security established by the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP). 

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  • UNGA side-event 19th Sept: How to renew the UN
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-09-18

    UNGA side-event 19th Sept: How to renew the UN

    Magnus Jiborn, the Global Challenges Foundation’s Head of Research, participates in an event on Tuesday where a high-level panel will discuss...

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  • Border carbon adjustments – the future
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-10-23

    Border carbon adjustments – the future

    Climate Strategies presents new report

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  • From billions to trillions: the climate finance we need
    Category: Event Publication date: : 2023-11-16

    From billions to trillions: the climate finance we need

    Ahead of COP28, a webinar on how to deliver an ambitious climate finance agenda.

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