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Title. A world transformation to a Safe Operating Space The need for global scientific collaboration. Text. Expert Meeting Science & Technology for Sustainable Development Goals SDSN and UN-DESA New York 16th December 2013. Prof. Johan Rockström Stockholm Resilience Centre.

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A world transformation to a Safe Operating Space

The need for global scientificcollaboration


Expert Meeting

Science & Technology for SustainableDevelopmentGoals


New York

16th December 2013

Prof. Johan Rockström

Stockholm Resilience Centre



“Global sustainability

has become a prerequisite for human development at all scales,

from the local community to nations and the world economy. “


Risks related to agreed global goal of 450 ppm

Probability of Exceedance



Average Global Temp rise at Equilibrium (C)

Global Challenges Foundation


Planetary Stewardship:

Transitions to Global Sustainability


Six necessary & desirable Transformations

An energy revolution – Facilitating a global energy transformation (>80 % reduction in CO2 emissions by 2050)

Future food - a food system transformation to achieve +70% production by 2050 through Sustainable Intensification

An urban planet - Achieving sustainable urban living

The rising billion - Adapting to the population transition and preparing for a world of 9 billion people

Protect, restore & sustain -A biodiversity Management Transformation

Strengthen global governance - A private and public Governance transformation

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Building on adaptive InnovationA triply green approach to sustainable intensificationrn

Rainwater harvesting

Conservation agriculture

Sustainable sanitation

Photo:S Edman/Azote

green energy
Green energy

Solar PV installations leading countries

Wind power in leading countries


A new direction: People and Planet

Setting the agenda on Sustainable Development Goals


New collaborations for global sustainability

WBCSD, World Resources Institute & SRC


Key Messages

The worldneeds a rapid global transformation to a new development paradigm of human prosperitywithin the Safe operating Space on Earth

This new ”Anthropocenelogic” placessustainability at the forefrontof all development

The challenge? Global ”Revolutions” on food and energy; new approachesto urban development, transport, circulareconomicdevelopment; global governance

Science and technologycan and must play a keyrole in deliveringintegrated systems solutions for worldprosperitywithinEarth’s SOS

Planetarychallenge, requires Global networkofscientificcollaboration