It’s way too easy to take snarky potshots at the World Economic Forum Annual Summit in Davos, Switzerland, and just about everyone does: the environmental handwringing amid a swarm of private jets and chauffeur-driven SUVs; sumptuous feasts to discuss equity and sustainable food systems. (“Davos Attendees to Pollute 18,090 metric tons of CO2 for the ‘Sustainable World’ Themed Conference,” bellowed one Norwegian website.)
You get the idea: There’s a lot of shade to be thrown. I could go there, but I’ll remain in the sunlight.
I’m just back from the 2020