As this year comes to a close, and as we look back on 2019, we must be aware of the rising conflict, strain on our planet, be it movements of peoples, challenges in energy, rising social unrest, cyberthreats and advances in technology, for better or worse.
If we look at the World Economic Forum’s Risk report for 2019, all of this is laid in in the graph below : connect the dots. Several to certainly watch are the changing landscape of international governance, rising income and wealth disparities and the increasing polarization of societies , all prevalent on every continent.
Let us work, together, in 2020, towards a more peaceful, prosperous, sustainable, inclusive economy and world .
Happy Holidays to you and yours.
Belles Fêtes de fin d’année à vous et les vôtres.