The European Environment: State and Outlook 2010, Assessment of Global Megatrends
This exploratory assessment of global megatrends relevant for the European environment focuses on the impact of major global trends on Europe. A global-to-European perspective is relevant for European environmental policymaking because Europe’s environmental challenges and management options are being reshaped by global drivers such as demographics, technologies, trade patterns and consumption. The assessment provides analysis of 11 relevant megatrends, summarises the links between megatrends and Europe’s priority environmental challenges, and reflects on possible implications for policymaking.
- Demography, Urbanization and Migration, Economics, Global and Domestic Governance, Natural Resources, Technological innovation
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- European Environment Agency (EEA)