Global Risks Forum 2025
The Global Centre for Risk and Innovation (GCRI)

MENA Stewardship Board

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Stewardship Board (RSB) within the GCRI plays a pivotal role in harmonizing the region's unique environmental, social, and technological challenges with global sustainability and risk management goals. This board brings together leading experts and stakeholders from across MENA to foster innovation, resilience, and sustainable development in line with the planetary nexus governance framework. By tailoring global standards and practices to fit local contexts, the RSB MENA enhances the region's capacity for risk mitigation and leverages its rich cultural and natural heritage towards building a sustainable future. Its strategic initiatives focus on promoting collaborative research, development of region-specific standards, and the integration of advanced technologies, ensuring that the MENA region contributes significantly to and benefits from global efforts in sustainability and risk management.