Feeding the Future: Food Action Alliance Launch

>>Welcome. Welcome, everyone. And welcome to the panel for the press conference for the Food Action Alliance that is being held in the context of this third annual sustainable development impact summit and so my name is Sean de Cleene. I’m on the executive committee of the World Economic Forum. I’m delighted to have here […]

Facebook’s fundamental business model is about selling people’s information: Gerry Baker

MARK ZUCKERBERG, ANSWERING CRITICS THIS MORNING IN NEW OP-ED, FACEBOOK CEO WRITING OP-ED IN THE JOURNAL, THE FACTS ABOUT FACEBOOK WRITING, QUOTE, WE DON’T SELL PEOPLE’S DATA, IN FACT, SELLING PEOPLE’S INFORMATION TO ADVERTISERS WOULD BE COUNTER TO BUSINESS INTEREST. WE HAVE STRONG INCENTIVES TO PROTECT PEOPLE’S INFORMATION FROM BEING ACCESSED BY ANYONE ELSE. JOINING […]

Global Risks 2011 – The water-food-energy nexus

Up until a couple of hundred years ago,all of our settlement cities and towns and villages were based on wherecan we get enough clean water? And we are coming back to a point wherethat resource pressure becomes very real for us day to day. We are going to be increasing populationlevels, but this is going […]