Population growth mainly occurs in fast-developing, and developing nations. Can earth sustain this growth? How will the power shift? This book offers prospects on causes and effects of population growth and the ageing population in industrialised countries.
Friedrich Schmidt-Bleek was an influential leader of the Institute of Climate, Environment and Energy in Wuppertal and was awarded the prestigious Takeda World Environment Award in Japan in 2001.Today he is President of the Factor 10 Institute in Carnoules, France.
Friedrich Schmidt-Bleek is a Professor of Chemistry and has taught for many years in the United States. Today he heads the Factor 10 Institut in Carnoules, France.