Participants at the World Economic Forum in Davos are discussing climate change, sustainability and how to make the world a fairer place. Even companies that are the backbone of capitalism are saying they want to take more responsibility.
Social entrepreneurship can have a huge impact, whether providing access to health care, clean energy solutions or improving education. DW's Manuela Kasper-Claridge met some outstanding founders in Davos.
On the fringes of WEF, DW's roundtable discussion focussed on rising climate pledges and growing uncertainty around greenwashing.
Davos is a picturesque holiday resort in Switzerland. And, once every year, it hosts the World Economic Forum. The summit is no longer the elitist gathering it once was, writes Manuela Kasper-Claridge.
The world economy produces wealth… as well as copious amounts of greenhouse gases, rising inequality and a devastating loss of biodiversity. Corporations now suddenly promise to fix all this. But will they really?
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