Navigating a complex world of insecurity

2016 showed us: nothing can be taken for granted. Brexit, Trump, terror and stagnating economic growth will not necessarily lead to the end of liberal democracy, but just as its historic predecessor 2017 has the potential to further erode the political and economic structures which have shaped the (Western) world for decades. How will this year affect twenty-early-thirty-somethings whose private and professional lives have already been impacted by continuous insecurity?

This blog follows the lives of three fictional twenty-somethings in the U.S., Europe and Africa as they navigate the complex world of 2017.