Future Earth’s Global Risks Perceptions Initiative strives to capture and analyze the perceptions on global risks of different scientific communities. By bringing together multiple viewpoints on risks, this initiative aims to spark and inform a pluralistic dialogue around risks that draws on a diversity of experience and knowledge.

Risks Perceptions Report 2020 Released

Comparing Global Risks



Sylvia Wood

Partner, Future Earth

Jennifer Garard

Research Manager, Sustainability in the Digital Age

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Risks Perceptions Report 2020

Future Earth is releasing the first edition of its Risks Perceptions Report 2020.  A preview of key messages is available here.


Global Risks Scientists’ Perception Survey 2019

Future Earth conducted its first Global Risks Scientists’ Perception survey in September 2019. Over 200 global change scientists from 52 countries participated in the survey. To learn more, click here.


Futures CoLab

Reports from Future CoLab exercises on Planetary Security and on Broadening the Dialogue are now available here.