Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations

Join the debate about 'Now for the Long Term'

On 16 October 2013, the Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations launched its report 'Now for the Long Term'. It is the result of a year long process of research and debate undertaken by a group of eminent leaders on the successes and failures in addressing global challenges over recent decades.

Please join the debate by posting your comments and questions in the live blog below. You can also comment via Twitter using #longtermnow


Launch Discussion:

Read our launch blog to see how the debate unfolded on launch day, and watch the video of the event.


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Seminar Series: Now for the Long Term
Join us to explore the themes and challenges raised in the Commission report, with seminars from Professor Ian Goldin, Will Hutton, Sir John Beddington and Lord Rees.


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The Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford is a unique, interdisciplinary research community of over 300 scholars working to address the most pressing global challenges and harness the potential opportunities.