Living in nonlinear times is a publication by Forum for the Future – an independent non-profit working with businesses, governmental and others to tackle complex global sustainability challenges.

We believe that to survive and thrive in the future, we need to understand the trends shaping tomorrow. Using the Futures Centre, we're constantly scanning for the trends that will impact future and present opportunities for sustainable development. It is by understanding these dynamic areas of change, and how they interact, that we help our partners create strategies to effectively navigate uncertainty and to push for a sustainable future.

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Living in
nonlinear times

Nonlinear change confounds our expectations with shifts that can be very fast, even abrupt, and today, we are surrounded by it.

Explore our shifting landscape