3.3 – Resource stewardship

Optimistic & pessimistic (Neo-Malthusian) views on population & resources

Notes -Pessimistic vs optimistic views

The Green Revolution – Wikipedia

The miracle of IR8 – IRRI

The Guardian – Scientists create enzyme that eats plastic

Resource stewardship & the circular economy

Source – Ellen MacArthur Foundation

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation website – promotes the idea of a circular economy

BBC News – Bottles & cans deposit scheme planned for UK (March 28 2018)

BBC News – Great Pacific garbage patch

 

Resource stewardship & the role of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The UN Sustainable Development Goals