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7th March
13:30 to 14:30
5 You will earn 5 silver points for completing this activity.
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The global competition for key resources – food, water, energy and metal.

7th March 13:30 to 14:30
This session looks at the global competition for key resources and examines the issues and impact. Increasingly countries, companies and diverging interests shuffle for global access to resources.
This activity is offered as part of Go Global - an exciting set of activities, , allowing students to engage in an international experience.

Join us for an hour discussing and evaluating the current state of things and what impact this has.

Examples and cases will include:

  • Why does Kenya export a scarce resource
  • Why wars are likely to be fought over key resources
  • The increasing competition for resources
  • The energy dilemma
  • Geopolitical growth issues

Associated Badges:

In A Nutshell...

  • the experts
  • Engage online opportunity to learn more
  • Upskill... in your knowledge of global issues
  • Reflect... on your future global careers.
  • Earn up to 5 Rise points ... which can be recognised within your degree.


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