Thinking Aloud

Banding together to fix world's pressing problems

Sustained, coordinated effort needed by all countries to avoid conflict and disaster

Our climate, our children and our careers are in serious trouble.

And there is a need for sustained effort within - as well as across - countries to solve the challenges we all face if we are to avert disaster and conflict that could otherwise ensue.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 14, 2018, with the headline 'Banding together to fix world's pressing problems'. Subscribe