The real challenges of COVID-19 vaccinations

This article was exclusively written for The European Sting by Ms. Şule Sök, a 22 years old a 4th year medical student at Gazi University, Turkey. She is affiliated to the International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA), cordial partner of The Sting. The opinions expressed in this piece belong strictly to the writer and do not […]

The more we learn about Antarctica, the greater the urgency to act on climate change

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: John Letzing, Digital Editor, Strategic Intelligence, World Economic Forum A number of troubling discoveries have been made related to Antarctica. Reports point to record ice shelf melt contributing to sea level rise. Curbing emissions could limit the impact […]

How a new encryption technique can help protect privacy amid COVID-19

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Dalia Khader, Divisional CISO, Swisslife Global Solution & Husna Siddiqi, Independent Advisory Board Member, UKRI Centre for ART-AI, University of Bath COVID-19 has brought the debate on balancing privacy and public interest to the fore. A technique called […]

European Vocational Skills Week: ‘VET for Green and Digital Transitions’

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The European Vocational Skills Week 2020 will take place digitally across the European Union from 9 to 13 November 2020. It is organised by the European Commission in partnership with the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, as part of the German Presidency […]

How to reimagine our food systems for a post-COVID world

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Sara Farley, Managing Director, Food Initiative, Rockefeller Foundation & Sara Scherr, President and Chief Executive Officer, EcoAgriculture Partners The pandemic has laid bare the weaknesses in our global food system. We must take this opportunity to rethink the […]

This city in India swaps plastic for free meals

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Elaine Thelen, Writer, Formative Content India has just launched its very first ‘garbage cafe’ providing food in exchange for trash. Over half of India’s 1.4 billion citizens are living in poverty with many struggling to provide food for […]

We must learn and change after Haiti sexual abuse scandal -Oxfam chief

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Philippe Roger Donnet, Chief Executive, Generali The truth isn’t always easy. When good journalists in February 2018 exposed the appalling behaviour – let’s call it what it is: sexual abuse – by some Oxfam employees in Haiti in 2011, […]

Connected Claims Europe on 18-19 September 2019, in association with The European Sting

Sponsored content Insurers are made or broken by a successful claims function. Those willing to invest in serving their customers now will be the success stories tomorrow. Connected Claims Europe reveals how European leaders are transforming claims, from connecting and digitising the supply chain, to driving efficiency, accuracy and greater analytical insights. Featuring proven business […]