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Corporate Accountability at Davos a ‘Step in Right Direction’

GRI engaging and influencing at World Economic Forum annual meeting
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January 22, 2020 /3BL Media/ - With global leaders gathered in Switzerland for the World Economic Forum (WEF), GRI is pressing for action and commitments that support the transition to sustainable and responsible business.

GRI chief executive Tim Mohin is participating in the WEF annual meeting in Davos this week. That includes a strategy session today with the WEF International Business Council on mainstreaming ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) disclosures.

He said:

Sights & Sounds of the World Economic Forum 2019

By Alexa Basse, Associate, CEO & Investor Engagement, CECP
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CECP has browsed hours of video and content found on the World Economic Forum (WEF) homepage to give you the short-and-sweet best of the WEF 2019. See below for our top picks.

The Elevator Pitch Overview

Relentless Innovation at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water

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In his opening remarks at the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF), Klaus Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of WEF, called for responsive and responsible leadership to advance the Fourth Industrial Revolution.  The latest meeting – attended by more than 3,000 politicians, business executives, scientists, and heads of civil society – was one of the largest multi-stakeholder groups ever assembled.

Agriculture and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Building a Smarter, More Sustainable Food System

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Last week, more than 2,000 global leaders convened in Davos, Switzerland at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting to answer one question: how can we master the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

WEBINAR: Sustainability Reporting — Who Trusts Your Data?

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Who Trusts Your Data?
Thursday, February 13
2 p.m. ET | 1 p.m. CT | Noon MT | 11 a.m. PT
 
In today's fast-paced and changing world, trust is vital for society and the global economy to function successfully and efficiently. The economic crisis that began in 2008 continues to challenge us today.
 

Reshaping the World at Davos?

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The 44th annual Davos World Economic Forum is taking place this week, bringing together 2,500 of the world’s most powerful business and political leaders to discuss pressing international issues. The spotlight will be focused on Iran, as its President, Hassan Rouhani, seeks investment for his hard-hit, sanctions-laden country; Syria, as its bloody civil war rages on; Europe, as it faces unemployment, inflation, and continued financial vulnerability; and China, as it exerts ever-growing social and economic influence.

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