A wheat field near Roussillon in Provence, France on the hottest day ever recorded in the country in the Summer of 2019.© Cody Pope / Vector Center

Water Crises Rank Among the Top Ten Societal Risks Facing Humanity, According to the World Economic Forum's Annual Report

"For the first time in the history of the World Economic Forum’s…
Cross-country skiing in an empty Times Square, New York, in 2016. Extreme weather events topped list of most likely risks to profoundly affect the world in the next 10 years. Photo by Cody Pope/Vector Center.

Perceiving Risk in an Ever-Changing World: The 2018 WEF Global Risks Report

The world is going through a profound period of upheaval, as…