2007, Zurich; Kofi Annan, chair
(2012??; Zurich; www.futureworldfoundation.org).
Seeks to advance the public good and promote human development by balancing individual freedom with community responsibility and respect for the ecosystem on which we depend for our survival. Five categories of the Global Agenda: 1) Delivering sustainable economic growth; 2) Reducing poverty and improving equity; 3) “Addressing sources of vulnerability and promoting global, regional, national, and human security—for security underpins both community and progress”; 4) Sharing core norms and values that enable coexistence, while respecting cultural differences; 5) Improving the quality of global governance and our global institutions. Chairperson: Kofi Annan (former UN Sec-Gen).