Economy & Sustainability

Economy, Environment, Circularity and Sustainability

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Planetary boundaries

Today, we are well aware that climate change is rooted in human behaviors. But climate change is just one of the critical earth processes, that provides a safe operating space for humanity to grow. And all nine processes are impacted by the unintended, unpleasant effect of our behaviors.

Earth Overshoot Day

How many planets do we need, if everybody lives like you?

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in that year. So, basically, it is the day of the year, we -the human race- start to consume more resources than we have. The year 2021 recorded a +6.6% y/y in …

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