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The Planetary Emergencies


The 15 Planetary Emergencies identified by the World Federation of Scientists are:

  • Water
  • Soil
  • Food
  • Energy
  • Pollution
  • Limits of Development
  • Climatic Changes
  • Global Monitoring of the Planet
  • Missile Proliferation and Defence
  • Science and Technology for Developing Countries
  • Organ Substitution
  • Medicine and Biotechnology
  • Cultural Pollution
  • Defence Against Cosmic Objects
  • Conversion of Military Resources

The fight against these Planetary Emergencies is spearheaded by the Permanent Monitoring Panels that have been established by the World Federation of Scientists.