The future we want – and the decisions we need
Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
What do we, the human race, see as the future we want? What can and what must we do today, to ensure that we really are moving in the right direction? These questions are relevant to all of us, in all regions of the world. We all want peace, security and prosperity – today and tomorrow. That, however, requires a fundamental rethink, because we cannot live and work as if the resources of our environment are inexhaustible. Planetary boundaries exist and we cannot exceed them if we want to avoid ...