Global Footprint Network promotes real-world solutions that #MoveTheDate, accelerating the transition to one-planet prosperity
OAKLAND, CA, USA — JULY 23, 2019 — On July 29, humanity will have used nature’s resource budget for the entire year, according to Global Footprint Network, an international sustainability organization that has pioneered the Ecological Footprint. It is Earth Overshoot Day. Its date has moved up two months over the past 20 years to the 29th of July this year, the earliest date ever.
Source and full press release: https://www.overshootday.org/newsroom/press-release-july-2019-english/