EARTH OVERSHOOT DAY AND THE CASE OF CENTRAL ASIAN COUNTRIES (HUMAN DEVELOPMENT VS. RUNNING OUT OF RESOURCES)
Keywords:footprint, Earth Overshoot Day, Global Footprint Network, “demand-supply”, supply chains
In the following article the Overshoot day is reconsidered according to the available present data related to the global trends considering the info presented by the Global Footprint Network. The data on the countries of Central Asian countries are indicated based on the use of land, mineral and renewable. By the impact of COVID-19 epidemy the Overshoot Day came later than expected. The misbalance in the use of resources is shown based on the data of the European and Central Asian countries which has direct impact on the human development and its capital.
. Mathieu Pollet. Today is Earth Overshoot Day, here's what it means. https://www.euronews.com/2020/08/22/explainer-today-is-earth-overshoot-day-here-s-what-it-means 22.08.2020
. Godovoy resurs planet ischerpan yeshyo. https://www.meteovesti.ru/news/63700077806-godovoj-resurs-planety-ischerpan-esche-ranshe 29.07.2019
. Kevin Keane. Earth Overshoot Day: When consumption outstrips the planet's eco resources. 22.08.2020 https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-53861858
. Jan Strupczewski. EU nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report 05.09.2020, 2019 / 3:05 AM. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-consumption-report/european-union-nations-are-living-far-beyond-the-earths-means-report-idUSKCN1SE2TH
. Earth Overshoot Day slightly later this year due to Covid-19 pandemic. https://www.france24.com/en/20200822-earth-overshoot-day-slightly-later-this-year-due-to-covid-19-pandemic
How to Cite
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.