Will world be a better place to live 20 years from now?
September 7, 2006 12:35am CST
Will world be a better place to live 20 years from now? By 2025, there will be eight billion people – two billion more than today – and most of them living in cities. In addition, life expectancy is continuously increasing, with better health-care, in both the developing and developed countries. The world of tomorrow will be shaped, to a greater degree, by the mega trends urbanization, technology-driven lifestyle and demographic change. Under these circumstances, ensuring adequate supplies of energy, water and other daily necessities while guaranteeing mobility, security and healthcare will be a major challenge. What do you think?