Client: Global Footprint Network

In The Ecological Footprint: Accounting for a Small Planet (video above), our host, Mathis Wackernagel, introduces the Ecological Footprint and paints a picture of our some of our key global challenges. Wackernagel explores the implications of ecological deficits and provides examples of how governments, communities and businesses are using the Footprint to help improve their ecological performance. To purchase either the English or German version, or for a free download, visit the Global Footprint Network.

Ecological Overshoot Explained (video below), conveys the concept that when global overshoot occurs when humanity’s demand on nature exceeds the biosphere’s supply, or regenerative capacity. Overshoot leads to a depletion of Earth’s life supporting natural capital and a build up of waste.

Patsy Northcutt created this video for the Global Footprint Network by modifying one of the videos that she co-produced/directed/edited for the Pachamama Alliance Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream Symposium.

Client: The Pachamama Alliance/Global Footprint Network