The Great Reset

The Great Reset

World Economic Forum
Oct 23, 2020 1 hr 17 min

Great Reset: Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution

This episode is the audio from the latest Great Reset Dialogue, a discussion on how best to use advanced technologies such as machine learning and robotics, with Colombian President Ivan Duque, Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The session is introduced by the World Economic Forum’s Head of Public and Social Engagement, Adrian Monck, and chaired by its President, Børge Brende.
Oct 23, 2020 17 min

Jobs Reset Summit Day 4: Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice

We might be ‘all in this together’ but COVID-19 has had a disproportionate impact on women and minorities. This episode includes highlights from the Jobs Reset Summit and an interview with Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, head of the UN agency working for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.
Oct 22, 2020 17 min

Jobs Reset Summit Day 3: Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning

COVID-19 has added to the threat to jobs already imposed by changing technology. How can we get the new skills needed to cope? On Day 3 we have highlights of the Jobs Reset Summit so far and an interview with an inspirational teacher on the things we really need to teach in school.
Oct 21, 2020 16 min

Jobs Reset Summit Day 2: Work, Wages and Job Creation

Are workers and wages a cost that companies should cut back as much as possible, or are they all organisations’ most valuable asset worthy of greater investment? On Day 2 we have highlights of the Jobs Reset Summit so far and an interview that looks into that very question.
Oct 20, 2020 15 min

Jobs Reset Summit Day 1: Economic Growth, Revival and Transformation

As COVID bites, one in two of us fear losing our job in the next 12 months. The World Economic Forum’s Jobs Reset Summit will seek ways for a brighter world of work, Forum Managing Director Saadia Zahidi explains.
Oct 16, 2020 28 min

The Great Reset: how companies can save capitalism (and maybe the planet)

An increasing number of companies claim to be serving the interests of society and the environment as well as making money for their owners. But how can we make sure this actually happens? ‘Impact investors’ Michael O'Leary and Warren Valdmanis, authors of the book ‘Accountable’ tell us.
Oct 09, 2020 22 min

The Great Reset: Has COVID united or divided the world?

Almost four years since Donald Trump announced ‘America First’, is the world a more divided place. Did COVID bring us together for a common purpose, or further accelerate nationalism and populism. A panel of experts from the US, China, India and UK discuss ‘revitalizing global partnership’.
Oct 02, 2020 18 min

Resetting education with Sesame Street

The makers of Sesame Street talk about the pandemic’s huge impact on young children and how to improve education in a post-COVID world.
Sep 25, 2020 17 min

The Great Reset: Restoring the Health of People and Planet

COVID showed us the world can mobilise to tackle a major threat - can we do the same to beat climate change and inequality? Global leaders at the latest Great Reset Dialogue think so.
Sep 24, 2020 16 min

The Great Reset: Sustainable Development Impact Summit - Day 4

The fourth and final daily podcast from the week at #SDI20, featuring leaders of major multinationals committed to net-zero carbon emissions. And India's largest renewable energy company tells us about how we can hope to achieve the UN’s global goal of getting affordable and clean energy to all.