According to the news of Bloomberg HT, “Rebuilding social confidence”, “use and effectiveness of sanctions”, “energy outlook; 50 state leaders, 300 governments and approximately 2,500 global business officials are expected to attend the forum, where panels on topics such as “overcoming the crisis” and “preventing the global food crisis” will be held.
The names that give direction to the global politics and business world are preparing for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on May 22-26 in Davos, Switzerland, after being canceled for 2 years due to the epidemic. Statements from leaders and business representatives at this year’s meeting are of great value in a period when global inflation pressures increase, growth decreases, geopolitical tensions and commodity prices rise.
“DATE AT THE TURNING POINT; GOVERNMENT POLICIES AND BUSINESS STRATEGIES”
This year’s meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF), “Date at the turning point; It will be held with the theme of “Government Policies and Business Strategies”.
This year, 50 heads of state, 300 government representatives and approximately 2,500 global business officials are expected to attend the meeting.
European Central Bank (ECB) Leader Christine Lagarde, European Union (EU) Committee Leader Ursula von der Leyen, EU Parliament Leader Roberta Metsola, Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo, Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov , Colombian State Leader Ivan Duque, Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis are expected to attend.
Iraqi President Barham Salih, Iraqi Kurdish Regional Administration Leader Nechirvan Barzani, Israeli President Isaac Herzog, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Qatari Emir Pir Temim bin Hamed Al Sani are among the other valuable names who are expected to attend the meeting.
Declarations from world leaders and business representatives at this year’s meeting are of great value at a time when global inflation pressures increase, growth claims are, geopolitical tensions and commodity prices rise.
In a written statement from the WEF, it was stated that this year’s meeting is expected to come to the fore as a strategic platform where geoeconomic difficulties arise after the epidemic and due to the Ukraine-Russia war are discussed.
In the statement, “In the face of deepening global frictions, ruptures and a once-in-a-century epidemic, these unprecedented global rules require (joint) purpose and analysis. The aim of the meeting is to overcome these difficulties.” words were included.
WHICH TOPICS WILL BE DISCUSSED?
Within the scope of the meeting, “rebuilding social confidence”, “securing the future of health systems,” “resilient future,” “use and effectiveness of sanctions”, “reducing carbon emissions to zero level”, “future of globalization,” “energy outlook; overcoming the crisis”, “spirit of resistance; There will be a series of panels titled “Voices from Ukraine” and “preventing the global food crisis”.
WEF Leader Klaus Schwab summarized the importance of this year’s meeting as follows:
“The Annual Meeting is the first to bring global presidents together, which is characterized by a multipolar world as a result of the epidemic and war. The emergence of approximately 2,500 leaders from politics, business, civil society and the media, crisis-oriented It demonstrates the need for a safe, informal and action-oriented global platform to confront issues in a world.”
As every year, it is planned that 5 thousand Swiss soldiers and security guards will defend the meeting place with heavy security measures this year.