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Competence Centre on Foresight

We foster a strategic, future-oriented and anticipatory culture in the EU policymaking process.

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The Megatrends Hub

Megatrends are long-term driving forces that are observable now and will most likely have significant influence on the future.

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Here you will find:

  • Curated information structured around 14 Global Megatrendsrelevant for the future of Europe.
  • Knowledge to help you understand what the megatrends mean for a specific issue. 
  • Macro- and micro-trends, developments and forecasts, potential implications and foresight-related resources.
  • Two engagement tools to explore how they can affect your policy field.

Megatrends are defined as long-term driving forces that are observable now and will most likely have a global impact. They can help you to identify probable and preferable futures. Use them to reflect on the future in a systemic way! 

Would you like to contribute to the Megatrends Hub? Have a look at our Guidelines for contribution and contact us.

What is the Megatrends Hub and how to use it
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