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G20: New World, Old Ideas or better, no Ideas left

"We firmly believe that employment and social inclusion must be at the heart of our actions and policies to restore growth and confidence. We therefore decide to set up a G20 task force which will work as a priority on youth employment."


Billions for the banks, debts for governments, and a task force to tackle unemployment. Where is Charles Dickens when we need him?

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G20 to Support the Establishment of National Risk Officers?

Do our governments need National Risk Officers to assess future black-swan risks for our societies?

 

Good idea in principle but will this work in practice? In my opinion what we really need is political leaders with long-term vision and an open ear for warning signals coming out of civil society itself.

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