Filling up the glass

The National Public Radio presents the changing demographics of the world with this playful illustration:

Now the question is whether the glass should be seen as half-full or half-empty. More brilliant minds on planet earth, more inventions and progress but also more mouths to feed, more fuel to be burned and more people who need care. How do we manage the population growth more responsibly?

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About Claudia Olsson

Claudia Olsson is the Managing Director of ACCESS Health International Southeast Asia, working on elderly care and innovations for the aging world. Contact her at claudia.olsson@accessh.org

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