Online Geography Resources


Sy, Ev + Sk


Global trends in consumption

AS / A2 / IB Geography (16-18 yrs)
Next Page
Next page
Urban Environments - Vertical living in Hong Kong

1. Global trends in consumption

Geographic inquiry: How global development processes affect resource availability and consumption

  • Global and regional/continental progress towards poverty reduction, including the growth of the “new global middle class”
  • Measuring trends in resource consumption, including individual, national and global ecological footprints
  • An overview of global patterns and trends in the availability and consumption of:
    • water, including embedded water in food and manufactured goods
    • land/food, including changing diets in middle-income countries
    • energy, including the relative and changing importance of hydrocarbons, nuclear power, renewables, new sources of modern energy
  • Synthesis, evaluation and skills opportunities: How different patterns and trends are interrelated and involve spatial interactions between different places on facebook
Follow @gatwUpdates on twitter
© 2006-2017 All Rights Reserved - Author: Richard Allaway | Logout