State of the Future 2007 report of the Millennium Project released. "The 2007 State of the Future report offers well-researched evidence of global trends and challenges that are shaping the agenda of the United Nations" - Hans Blix, President, WFUNA, and Former Director-General, IAEA. UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon recognizes that the report "is an informative publication that gives invaluable insights into the future for the United Nations, it Member States, and civil society". As always, the report will be made available in South Africa via the SA Node from September. An email broadcast will be sent around to announce the local release - drop us an email if you would like to reserve your copy. Participants in the MP Delphi Survey will also be alerted regarding their complementary copies.
Millennium Project Meeting Identifies Actions for Global Challenges. The Millennium Project of the World Federation of United Nations Associations met in Minneapolis July 27-29 to discuss progress made in 2006 on 15 major global challenges, discuss the findings of the forthcoming 2007 State of the Future report, and develop the 2008 work program. Download the press release document here...
Call for Papers Closed but Registrations Opening Soon. Keep track of latest developments regarding SA Futures Conference 2007 via the conference website.
Extended Call for Papers deadline for Futures Conference 2007. Kindly note that abstracts are still being accepted for the November Futures conference in South Africa until 25 June 2007. See Conference Webpage for announcement.