Global Risks

In an increasingly globalised and digitised world, ongoing geopolitical, economic, and societal challenges have created the pressing need for innovation across nearly every industry.

Amid deepening international gaps in technology, fractures between G20 nations, and value-driven expectations from consumers, employees and society, businesses will need to consider their resilience and recovery strategies for adapting to and thriving in the rapidly-changing global risk landscape.

As the threat of climate change and infectious diseases becomes more apparent, leaders also will need to respond to new and emerging challenges as they arise.

Looking ahead, a comprehensive approach to risk management will require more innovative and collaborative measures than ever before to maintain continuity, minimise losses, and be successful.

The Global Risk Report 2021

The 16th edition of the Global Risks Report, published by the World Economic Forum with support from Marsh McLennan