Category Archives: Resources

Global Resources Outlook 2019

The International Resource Panel has recently published its “Global Resources Outlook 2019” with the subtitle: “Natural resources for the future we want”. The report presents the latest scientific, technical and socio-economic findings around global resource use. The International Resource Panel was launched by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) in 2007 to build and…
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Land is a finite resource

A new report: "Assessing Global Land Use: Balancing Consumption with Sustainable Supply" has been released by the Land and Soils Working Group of the International Resource Panel on 24 January 2014. The report explores how the management of land-based biomass production and consumption can be developed towards a higher degree of sustainability across different scales:…
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