THE WNF SERVICE DELIVERS . . .

  • The long view on world affairs for newsgatherers, newsmakers, services to the media and planners in any field

  • Global stories deemed strong enough to create headlines for when the future becomes the present

  • Objective, non-partisan and authoritative stories that are hand selected by news professionals

  • Some 350 future world news stories per year, delivered in the WNF Forecast for the following year and 40 issues of the regular email WNF Bulletin

  • Password access to the WNF database of world news stories for the year ahead

  • The potential news significance of each item, as well as the customary who-what-when-where, for context and talking points at news and planning meetings. Other services leave this onerous and expensive research exercise to the user

  • Virtually any content suitable for the main news sections of world-class publications and broadcast media. Examples: summits of leaders of international blocs; elections; awards; milestone anniversaries and birthdays; entertainment and sporting events worthy of the front page

YEARLY MEMBERSHIP

US $400 every 12 months

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BENEFIT FROM BEING THE FIRST TO KNOW
Imagine the strategic advantages of being the first to know! Advance notice – up to one year ahead – provides time to plan and budget for action when the finger is not on the panic button. And advance planning is the key to award-winning news coverage and a competitive edge in any field.

BENEFIT FROM SAVING TIME AND MONEY
Need a head start on time-consuming and costly research? WNF stories come supplied with essential who-what-where-when-why details – and with context and links to more information. Early bird planners benefit from better services and prices on location.

WNF SUBSCRIBERS ARE. . .
News industry professionals and providers of services to the news industry comprise the largest sector of the WNF subscriber base. Others over two decades the World Bank, United Nations agencies, investment companies and the US Department of Commerce have been or are subscribers. The following individuals and entities will also find the service invaluable: newsmakers, celebrities, university departments of journalism and government affairs, and the insurance, banking, travel and hospitality industries.

WNF SOURCES AND ATTRIBUTION
Primary source material originates from individuals and organizations via their web sites or phone. Secondary source material originates from trusted publications and it is attributed to the source where appropriate. Less trusted sources, such as state-sponsored news releases, are used when unavoidable, and are always attributed so members can weigh the value of the information.

Additional information can be found in the links included at the end of each story.

SOME WNF RATES ARE ADJUSTABLE
The United Nations and its agencies; regional blocs, such as the European Union and APEC, and their affiliates; international defense and policing entities, such as NATO and INTERPOL; and charities are eligible for special rates. INQUIRIES

TERMS OF USE

We have a no-refund policy on subscriptions due to the nature of the content. 

Subscription requires users to respect our copyright. There is an embargo on the external republication of the World News Forecast. Members may republish the World News Forecast throughout their organization, but not externally, except by negotiation with NewsAhead International. EXTERNAL REPUBLICATION RIGHTS CAN BE NEGOTIATED INQUIRIES