Daily Archives: September 29, 2014

How to Keep Climate Week Alive


freespeechtv

Published on Sep 29, 2014

Julian Boggs, Environment America, joins Thom Hartmann. So – in the build-up to the 2015 summit – what do global governments need to be working on to address the climate change crisis – and what solutions do we need to be putting in place to save our planet?

Click the link to watch full episodes from The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann: https://www.freespeech.org/collection…

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Nigeria 2014 – Special Addresses


World Economic Forum

Uploaded on May 21, 2014

-Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, President of Nigeria.
-Li Keqiang, Premier of the People’s Republic of China.

Chaired by
-Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum.

Speakers: Klaus Schwab, Li Keqiang, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

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China 2014 – The Infrastructure Imperative


World Economic Forum

Published on Sep 28, 2014

http://www.weforum.org/

What models and partnerships will accelerate long-term investment in critical infrastructure?

Dimensions to be addressed:
– Innovative capital structures
– Risk-mitigation instruments
– Project identification and preparation

Christian Jacqui, Executive Vice-President, SNC-Lavalin Group, France
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, President of the Republic of Mali
Mark Machin, President, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Asia, Hong Kong SAR
Shoji Takenaka, Global Vice-President, Smart Community Division, Toshiba Corporation, Japan

Moderated by
Vikram Chandra, Presenter and Editor, NDTV, India

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Grow Africa Investment Forum 2013


World Economic Forum

Published on Oct 15, 2013

http://www.weforum.org/

The Grow Africa partnership is a unique platform for intensifying sustainable agricultural growth and investment in Africa. This video highlights the partnership’s progress and innovations to date, seen at the second Annual 2013 Grow Africa Investment Forum. The Grow Africa partnership is an African-led and country-owned multistakeholder platform, seeking to accelerate investments and transformative change in African agriculture. It is jointly convened by the African Union, NEPAD and the World Economic Forum, and actively engages all stakeholders.

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Planetary Boundaries and Human Opportunities


Stockholm Resilience Centre TV

Published on Sep 29, 2014

The online course will start in November 2014. Read more here:

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Docs: Top Corporations Paid for Access to GOP Donors

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Book TV: Darrell West, “Billionaires”


BookTV

Published on Sep 29, 2014

Darrell West, author of “Billionaires,” talks about the super-rich and the political power they wield. He profiles people like Sheldon Adelson, Michael Bloomberg, Bill Gates, George Soros, and the Koch brothers. Mr. West gave a talk on his book and then led a panel discussion with Ruth Marcus (Washington Post), John Harwood (New York Times), Peter Overby (NPR), and Brody Mullins (Wall Street Journal). This event was hosted by the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC.

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