Global Risk Report

Every year, the World Economic Forum bring out a Global Risk Report.

The report presents the views of 750 global experts and decision makers as to whatthey rate as the world’s most pressing challenges.

In 2020, for the first time ever, the top five risks identified by this group (whilst all have featured prominently on the list for some time), now dominate the first five top positions.

All the risks, from 1 to 5, have one thing in common, they are all environmental risks.

These risks are the manifestation of continuous environmental degradation, which has occured over decades ifnot centuries, andare driving the large scale global environmental collapse we have come to identify collectively as a:

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