The Myth That Population Growth Causes Climate Change

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“More people inevitably put more demands on the planet. More people require more food, water, sanitation, homes, public services and amenities … Today a child born in the US will produce 24 times more consumption carbon emissions per year than one born in Nigeria. Addressing how people consume is not enough, however. We are already using resources of more than one-and-a-half planets.”



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