We actively monitor change covering more than 150 key elements of life.
Please see below selected recent risk-related change.
- Global Catastrophic Risks 2021: Navigating the Complex Intersections, included a focus on the complex interconnectedness between different risks and the need to build more holistic global approaches to tackle them. As the impacts of man-made climate change and humanity’s destruction of the natural environment worsen, so do the threats from future pandemics, especially zoonotic viruses that jump from animals to humans. A changing climate is also exacerbating conflict, food insecurity, refugee crises and extreme poverty.
So come, my friends, be not afraid.
We are so lightly here.
It is in love that we are made;
In love we disappear
Please see below selected recent innovation-related change.
- The Global Innovation Index was released for 2021, crowning North America and Europe as the first and second most innovative regions in the world. Switzerland was the most innovative country, with Sweden, the UK, the US and the Republic of Korea rounding out the top five globally.
Please see below selected recent legal, in particular regulation-related change.
Please see below selected recent cities/urbanisation-related change.
- A panel of experts liated their views of the 25 most important works of post-war architecture. Buildings in Mexico City; Plano, Illinois; and Luxor, Egypt topped the list.
Please see below selected societal and organisational governance-related change.
- The COVID-19 pandemic illustrated the urgent need for change in the structures and mechanisms of international cooperation. This led to the release of a major synthesis paper -Reflections on building more inclusive global governance - as part of the Inclusive Governance Initiative, which was launched in 2020 to mark Chatham House’s centenary.