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Stockholm Resilience Centre


The Stockholm Resilience Centre is an international centre that advances interdisciplinary research for governance of social-ecological systems with a special emphasis on resilience—the ability to deal with change and continue to develop. It is headed by Executive Director Johan Rockström and Science Director Carl Folke.

Here is a video that gives an introduction to the centre, the research conducted and the global challenges we face:

  • Stockholm Resilience Centre, video.

They have written about nine ‘planetary boundaries’: parameters that, when they pass certain values, could lead to dangerous tipping points in the Earth’s biosphere

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