New Study: Current policy frameworks hinder expansion of renewable energies worldwide and undermine climate targets

While governments around the world spend billions of dollars to rebuild economies in times of the COVID-19 pandemic, they fail to steer investments into the urgently needed energy transition.

Press Release: Leading Renewable Players Urge Governments to Re-align Recovery Measures with Paris Agreement

With the Paris Agreement celebrating its fifth anniversary this week, all eyes are on the world’s governments to urgently scale-up climate action.

On the occasion of World Children’s Day, the Word Future Council demands: Protect children from hazardous chemicals

On the occasion of the anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on 20 November 2020, the World Future Council warns that the rights of children embedded in the Convention are still not realized everywhere and that the health of girls and boys in particular is endangered by environmental pollution, climate change and hazardous chemicals.

Media Release: World Future Council calls to end devastating fighting in Ethiopia

As the Ethiopia domestic conflict further escalates, the World Future Council calls upon conflicting parties to end the devastating infighting, to respect international humanitarian law and provide safety for all the country citizens, specifically children, women and the eldery.

Future Policy Award: 55 candidates nominated

Nominations for the Future Policy Award 2021

55 policies from 36 countries enter the race for Future Policy Award (FPA) 2021. The award honours the best policies that protect people and the environment from hazardous chemicals.

Press Release: WFC goes Youth:Present

Youth:Present offers young people the possibility to discuss global problems, participate in political decision making and provide solutions.

Two Civil Society Voices to Speak in UN High Level Meeting on Nuclear Disarmament tomorrow

UN Biodiversity summit 2020 WFC

UN Biodiversity summit WFC calls for immediate action

The first Voices Youth Award goes to World Future Council Youth Ambassador, Kehkashan Basu

Reinforcing the European Youth Employment Policy through the European Green Deal:
In many respects, the world is facing an unprecedented crisis. At the same time, the world is on the brink of a new dawn.

Press Release: World Future Council COVID-19 Pandemic Statement

Representatives of the World Future Council from all continents have signed a letter to world leaders in which they outline recommendations and calls for immediate targeted actions required to rebuild a resilient and just world now and after the Covid-19 pandemic.