World Economic Forum News

The World Economic Forum, or WEF, is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded in 1971, the forum is well-known for gathering top businesses, governments and scientists in order to exchange ideas and seek solutions to world’s most important problems. The World Economic Forum is held annually in Davos and brings together more than 2,500 representatives. In 2011, the World Economic Forum launched the Global Shapers Community, a network for successful and ambitious young people to interact with each other and initiate new projects around the world.

News
Sessions devoted to “resetting digital currencies” are scheduled at this week’s Davos Agenda.
Cryptocurrency makes World Economic Forum's Davos Agenda
Sam Bourgi
2021-01-24T22:01:29+00:00
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Analysis
Blockchain can bring transparency and traceability to mining and metal supply chains, although data challenges may hamper successful use cases.
Bringing carbon emissions reporting into the new age via blockchain
Rachel Wolfson
2020-12-29T13:47:14+00:00
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New Year Special
CBDCs are one of the major topics in crypto this year, and the experts that Cointelegraph spoke to have a lot to say about it.
Did CBDCs affect the crypto space in 2020, and what’s next in 2021? Experts answer
Max Yakubowski
2020-12-27T22:17:00+00:00
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News
The working group sends a strong signal that cryptocurrencies are becoming a permanent fixture in the global financial system.
WEF’s crypto council explores utility beyond ‘price speculation’ in inaugural review
Sam Bourgi
2020-12-17T19:30:00+00:00
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News
A new proof-of-concept shows how blockchain increases value across the supply chain.
WEF tests tracking carbon emissions with blockchain technology
Helen Partz
2020-12-15T12:05:23+00:00
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News
The WEF looks to introduce legacy systems to blockchains.
Blockchain can fix India’s dysfunctional insurance scheme, says WEF
Sam Bourgi
2020-12-09T20:31:42+00:00
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AUDIO
Check out this week’s Bad Crypto podcast
Big Macs for stacking Sats: Bad Crypto news of the week
Joel Comm
2020-11-14T20:14:00+00:00
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News
A new WEF report touts blockchain technology as a cornerstone of environmental sustainability.
World Economic Forum calls blockchain key to sustainable digital finance
Sam Bourgi
2020-11-11T19:05:46+00:00
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