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The full implications of the weakening of Earth's ozone shield , however , remain unknown , and there is already growing concern that human immune systems will be weakened and the food chain damaged . There is another danger from CFCs .
Attempting to match a country's food - growing potential with the numbers of mouths it must feed is at best , however , a poor indicator of impending hunger . Growing enough food locally is no assurance that everyone will get enough to ...
In Latin America , firewood collection to meet the needs of growing numbers is the second biggest cause of deforestation after land clearance for agriculture , and far ahead of the destruction wrought by loggers .
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For SurvivalUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book addresses the question: "If the development of the quarter of the world's people who are now rich has brought us all so close to the limits of sustainable living on Earth, how is the ... Read full review
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival
Shridath S. Ramphal
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