Five ways to tackle the world’s wicked problems

By Ronald Philip, World Economic Forum

At the World Economic Forum, my colleagues and I have the opportunity to work on complex, highly interconnected “wicked” problems that cross sectors, disciplines and borders, and that typically require multidisciplinary, multistakeholder solutions.

My cohort of Global Leadership Fellows and I recently spent an incredibly insightful and thought-provoking week at Columbia University’s Earth Institute, focusing on several complex, global issues through a cross-disciplinary approach focusing on climate science and risk, sustainability, global public health and alternative energy solutions. Read more >