In a rapidly changing world with new events unfolding daily, which stories will have the biggest impact on the world and its people?

WRI’s annual Stories to Watch was founded to shed light on this question, serving as a go-to event for policymakers, business leaders, thought leaders and the media alike.

Stories to Watch is fueled by the belief that understanding today’s most urgent stories can empower people worldwide to change the narrative and shape a sustainable and more equitable path forward.

Stories to Watch 2022   

Discover 2022’s most urgent stories

The 19th annual Stories to Watch centers on one major question for this critical climate decade: Will this be the year that governments and businesses turn promises into action? Stories to Watch 2022 aims to answer this question by focusing on recent commitments and how the coming year can deliver progress on them.