A new planetary reality
Abstract: Our living planet, with its biosphere and physical climate system, is changing at an unprecedented speed. Changes in the climate system and the biosphere, previously assumed to unfold in a distant future and affect only future generations, are happening now and with increasing speed and force.
Citation: Galaz, V., G. Daily, C. Folke, S. Levin, M. Ruckelshaus, W. Steffen and P. Søgaard Jørgensen. 2022. A new planetary reality. In: Galaz, V., and D. Collste (eds.) Economy and Finance for a Just Future on a Thriving Planet. Report for Stockholm+50. Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Chapter 1.