How do we solve the world’s biggest challenges? From climate change to inequality; the rise of big tech and rapid changes in how we live and work. Radio Davos talks to the people who have the ideas, the passion and the power to make change happen in a way that benefits all of us.
Getting on the road to Glasgow: the Sustainable Development Impact Summit
We take a preview of the Sustainable Development Impact Summit where business leaders will start to set out their stalls for the climate conference in November.
Christine Lagarde: the ECB chief talks COVID, climate and crypto
The president of the European Central Bank, ranked the world’s second most powerful woman by Forbes, chats with World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab about what the world needs to do to fully recover from the pandemic; the role of finance in fighting climate change; and why cryptocurrencies aren’t actually currencies at all.
India vs Virus: voices from the COVID front line
COVID has presented huge challenges to healthcare, education and poverty reduction in India. We speak to the ‘social entrepreneurs’ working in the community to help people survive the pandemic.
Summer special - sharks and tunes
As many in the northern hemisphere head to the beach, we dispel the 'Jaws' myths and find out why sharks are vital to the ocean and the planet. And Dutch musician Don Diablo drops a summer hit that will help re-forest parts of Africa.
Olympics, soccer - sport and racism
Racist reactions at Euro 2020, possible protests at the Tokyo Games, in this episode we ask whether sport unites us, or reveals the deepest and darkest divisions in society.
Interviews: Business psychologist John Amaechi; sociology professor and author on racism and sport, Lori L. Martin; Olympic and Tour de France cyclist Nic Dlamini
Stop ‘doomscrolling’ and get the rest you need
‘Doomscrolling’ - getting lost in a social media rabbit hole of bad news - became a thing during the pandemic. We talk to a psychologist about what it is and how to beat it, and we learn how to get the rest we need, that sleep cannot deliver.
World vs Virus is the right way to stay informed
By leveraging expertise and knowledge from the World Economic Forum network, this podcast brings you relevant information related to COVID-19 in a very digestible way. Highly recommended.
How is it that the capitalist now save the world?
Extremley unilateral information, bunch of people that all knew each other and have the same interest: Make more and more money, and let the taxe payer, the people, for it. How does it come that all these topics they fight against before, now they are on their own agenda and sold as their own topics? How does it come that the WEF and his friends now wanna save the world? That’s kind of paradoxical.