What is the ecological debt?

Developed countries consume the planet's natural resources much faster than the poorer ones. (Junior Report)

With our current consumption rate, we would need 1.7 Earths to meet the demand for resources

Humans consume more resources than Earth generates. In 2019, we exhausted all of the year’s resources on 29 July, a historical record. Each year, we are going further into what is known as ecological debt. But not all countries consume at the same rate and contribute in the same way. We explain this with an infographic.

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