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Events in Portugal publicize
first city Footprinting projects
in the country

On October 26, Global Footprint Network founder and president Mathis Wackernagel and director of the Mediterranean program Alessandro Galli were in Almada, Portugal, as the city publicly released the findings of its first-ever Ecological Footprint report. The public event kicked off the six-day road tour of the Ecological Footprint of the Portuguese Municipalities Project with... View Full Blog

Country Overshoot Days

A country’s overshoot day is the date that Earth Overshoot Day would fall if all of humanity consumed like the people in this country.

Country Overshoot Days are calculated with Global Footprint Network’s National Footprint Accounts. More ›

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