What will be the priorities related to the protection of the environment in the next 40 years? Save the planet
The formation and growth of the population
Our society is faced with a number of problems after the industrial revolution. The most serious is the rapid increase in world population. Since 1930, world population has increased by almost a billion. Particularly important role in solving this problem regains education, especially of women.
Ocean waters make up 72% of the planet. Ocean defines global weather conditions, the protein provides more than a quarter of the world population. However, humanity is on the verge of depletion of water potential, endangering the health of the planet.
Adequate quantities of water not only necessary to sustain human life, but the supply and quality related to hygiene and sanitation. Also, water is an important economic resource for the country.
The use of external energy is important for human existence. Increase its production allowed people to improve living standards. But the ways to ensure the production of more energy, leading to the problem of resource depletion, and the issue of environmental pollution.
The success of the food industry of the 20th century created the development of the oil industry, a violation of the ecological balance, reduction of biodiversity. Great choice and consumer approach has led to the fact that today 30-40% of food products are not used by people, and often discarded. Mankind must follow the principle of rational use of resources.