VC501 – Design Manifesto: Consumption Causes Climate Change

The following text is written based on information from a survey conducted by Canadian nationals in 2010, conducted by Environics Research, on whether they think consumption causes climate change.

A majority of Canadians believe consumption causes climate change, and a push for economic growth is a factor for climate change. The survey found that 80 percent of those questioned feel the climate is being negatively influenced by economic and social priorities. The survey also indicated 77% of Canadians believe a tribunal should be established to penalize countries whose economic actions damage or threaten the environment.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: