Slide 25: Development scenarios (cont).
A2 - very heterogenous world, focussed on self- reliance.
Constant population growth due to slow fertility rate change
Per capita economic and technological growth slow
B1 - similar population growth and global economy to scenario A1.
Rapid transition to service economies (low-impact)
Focus on provision of clean, resource efficient technology.
Global solutions to economic inequities, but no other climate initiatives.
B2 - emphasis on local solutions to economic, social, and environmental sustainability
Constant population growth (slower than A2).
Slower economic/social growth, focussed on a regional scale.
Focussed on environmental solutions and greater equity, but on a regional rather than global scale.