Sex, Money, and Power: The Dirty Secrets of Davos

The World Economic Forum in Davos proudly boasts of a commitment to the empowerment of women. But what’s the reality?

The World Economic Forum in Davos likes to think of itself as the premier global event for politicians, business leaders and celebrities to put the world to rights.It proudly boasts of a commitment to the empowerment of women. But what’s the reality?
 
For Dispatches Cate Brown investigates allegations of sexism, harassment and even sex workers operating during the WEF. Operating undercover with The Times newspaper, reporters infiltrate the event and hear testimony from female visitors who are fed up of their treatment by men. 
 
 

Produced and directed by Judith Ahern

Executive Producer: Tom Stone