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2021 Edition of the National Footprint and Biocapacity Accounts now available

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Getting to know the National Footprint and Biocapacity Accounts

We sat down (virtually, of course) with David Lin, our Chief Science Officer and Eric Miller, Director, Ecological Footprint Initiative, York University in Toronto, to discuss the new 2021 edition of the National Footprint and Biocapacity Accounts. First, can you spell out for us what the National Footprint and Biocapacity Accounts (NFAs) are? Eric: The... View Full Article

How Many Earths?

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Lessons from the Coronavirus?

“COVID-19 teaches us that we are one biology. Hence our fates are intertwined. You protect everybody, by protecting yourself. The...   More ›

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