World Future Council
World Future Council

Founding Year: 2007

Staff: 19

Budget: €966m (2019)

Jakob von Uexkull (Chair of Board)

The World Future Council was formed to “speak on behalf of policy solutions that serve the interests of future generations”, focusing on identifying and spreading effective, future-just policy solutions. It also aims “to be an ethical voice for the needs of future life and to pass on a healthy planet and just societies to our children and grandchildren”.

The Council consists of 50 eminent global change-makers from governments, parliaments, civil society, academia, the arts and business. It also organizes a number of events including the Future of Cities Forum and a Regional Forum on Oceans and Coasts (May 2014).

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World Future Council contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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