3.2 – Impacts of changing trends in resource consumption

The water food energy nexus

Fewresources.org – considers the FEW nexus

Water energy food nexus PowerPoint

unwater.org – Considers the nexus

Energy security

Energy security – Many cities now get 100% of their energy from renewables – The Guardian (March 2018)

Food security

The Guardian (2009) – The food rush: Rising demand in China & West sparks African land grab

The Guardian (2018) – Wheat in Heat: the ‘crazy idea’ that could combat food insecurity

Energy security


Case study of a country with low resource security – Albania

Case study of a country with high resource security- The UK

Food security issues in the UK – food security.ac.uk