JULY 2016

Jul 25 2016
Initiative
Planetary Health
Unparalleled public health, agricultural, industrial, and technical advancements of the 20th century created the conditions for better health for billions of people. Yet this tremendous socio-economic progress is taking a heavy toll on the Earth’s natural systems. Between unsustainable resource consumption and population growth, there is growing evidence that the planet’s capacity to sustain the growing human population is declining.