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Sustainability Gap 2022 – release of a Basel region study

Global Footprint Network contributes to a sustainability study of the region of Basel, Switzerland As a result of the coronavirus pandemic and the war in Ukraine, the context for many economies has changed considerably. In addition, as the effects of climate change become more visible, climate change and resource constraints have become an ever more... View Full Blog

Food security in a
world of overshoot

Those with higher incomes than others are more likely to be able to buy more from other countries than vice versa. More ›

EUSTEPs 4th Multiplier Event

The partners of the ERASMUS+-funded EUSTEPs project in partnership with Sustainable Development Solution Network Black Sea and Mediterranean present Sustainability...   More ›

The Stockholm Syndrome

What does the Stockholm syndrome have to do with resource security? Read on! 50 years ago, from June 5–16, 1972,...   More ›

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