Title: What On Earth Is Going On? Global Reset & the Future of Hope Time: 2021 November 17, 13:30 Eastern Time (US and Canada) Speaker: Robert Sandford Presentation Slides… Link to ZOOM Chat during presentation… Summary: Despite debates and high profile wagers, time has shown that the Club of Rome was right about limits to […]
Despite debates and high profile wagers, time has shown that the Club of Rome was right about limits to growth. We find ourselves now in a very dangerous time. The risk at that moment is that our society will lapse into some different but still functionally unaltered version of what we had before the pandemic which would be a disaster leading only to the next disasters. One crisis does not end simply because of the arrival of another. There are a lot of problems backed up behind the COVID dam, not the least of which being ecological overshoot and climate change and the attendant threat of widespread societal collapse, issues that cannot be addressed without coherence and consensus within a currently internally divided global community.
by Marc Montgomery on October 1, 2015 Once again this year, a severe drought hit the west coast of North America and the south-western US. This put enormous pressure on existing water supplies for agriculture and cities across a large section of the continent. Also again this year, the situation reached crisis levels for the south-western […]
A Canadian Association for the Club of Rome Zoom meeting. Topic: The global water emergency: go digital or go dark Speaker: Els Vanbeckevoort: Time: Sep 8, 2021 13:30 Eastern Time (US and Canada) Bio: Els Vanbeckevoort, Co-Founder and CEO of SanEcoTec, a water technology company. Ms. Vanbeckevoort has a business management background and is an experienced […]
CLIMATE, EARTH SCIENCES, GENERAL EARTH INSTITUTE A 1,000 Year Drought is Hitting the West. Could Desalination Be a Solution? BY RENEE CHO |AUGUST 26, 2021 9 Comments This plant in Tarpon Springs, FL desalinates groundwater. Photo: Florida Water Daily The United States and many other parts of the world are reeling under the impacts of severe drought. One […]