The four footprints technical briefing

Human footprints in sand

02 Feb 2015492 kB PDF file

The Four Footprints: frequently asked questions for policy makers.
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An FAQ for policy-makers on the land, water, materials and carbon footprint indicators of resource use.

The Four Footprints provide an indication of the consumption of natural resources.

They work together as an essential tool for measuring resource use as part of a strategy to ensure economies are sustainable and resilient.