Oliver McTernan, Director of Forward Thinking was invited to participate in a meeting of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Regional Strategy Group on the Middle East and North Africa, 19th – 21st May. The theme of the event was on “Enabling Generational Transformation” and sought to encourage a debate on the policies now required in the MENA region in the wake of the significant transformations brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

The meeting also saw the launch of a new not-for-profit initiative – the Palestinian Education Trust (PET) – a $100 million fund to help reform education in Palestine. More information on the launch of PET can be found here: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1102021/business-economy