India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has addressed the World Economic Forum’s (WEF’s) Davos Agenda Summit 2022, through video-conferencing. The “Davos Agenda 2022” summit is being held digitally from January 17 to January 21, 2022, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The theme of the event is “The State of the World.”
About the Summits:
The week-long digital summit will begin with a special address by Chinese President Xi Jinping.
The ‘Davos Agenda 2022’ will be the first global platform for Heads of state and government as well as CEOs and other leaders to share their visions for 2022 on critical collective challenges and how to address them. This is the second consecutive year that the event is being held virtually.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- World Economic Forum Founded: January 1971;
- World Economic Forum Founder & Executive Chairman: Klaus Schwab;
- World Economic Forum Headquarters: Cologny, Switzerland.