Intensified Competition for Scarce Resources

Summary

Driver description
Interactions with the Economy Domain
Interactions within the Social Domain
Interactions with the Environment Domain
Interactions with the Technology Domain
Impacts on Mobility and Transport

Driver description

Figure 1‑54 System diagram for risks associated with the water-food-energy nexus

Source: Global Risks 2011 (Ref: CO_0024)

Figure 1‑55 Impacts of risks related to the water-food-energy nexus (non-exhaustive)

 

Source: Global Risks 2011 (Ref: CO_0024)

Interactions within the Economy Domain

GDP trends

Regional differences in economics

Foreign trade, globalisation

Energy availability and prices

Interactions with the Social Domain

Planning

Interactions with the Environment Domain

Climate change impacts

Interactions with the Technology Domain

Technology development in general and innovation diffusion

Traffic management systems

Impacts on Mobility and Transport

Fossil fuel access

Biofuel

Air transport

Increasing congestion