Creating Inclusive Communities and Cities

Cooperation and action are more necessary than ever before to pave a productive way forward to create communities that are safe and inclusive of all.


Spaces of Hope
From the streets of Tehran to the walls of Boston, Iranian artist Mehdi Ghadyanloo reveals how art can transform places of despair into spaces of hope.

Watch live here on January 26th at 10.30 CET

A series of sessions where participants are able to join master artisans from around the world to explore culture in motion, on topics around the value of handmade, life-work balance, finding focus and creating across cultures.

Building Inclusive Cities
More than half the world’s population lives in cities and this proportion will reach 70% by 2050. How do we build cities in which everyone - regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race, age, or ability - can live and thrive?

Preventing the Plunder of the Commons
Natural, social, cultural and intellectual commons make up an important part of a fair and thriving economy. What can be done to prevent their loss from enclosure, privatization and budgetary neglect?

Closing Plenary: Visions for a Shared Future
Featuring an all-Cultural Leaders cast
An inspiring group of artists close the Annual Meeting with their visions for creating a shared future. Followed by a performance by the acclaimed Davos Festival Chamber Choir.

Watch live here on January 26th at 16.00 CET