We seem to have reached that time of year when people start to review the year that has passed and turn their attention to the year ahead. In that vein The Economist has issued it’s latest set of interviews, opinion pieces and predictions for the near future, with their World in 2008 feature. It includes special sections on China, finance and the world in figures.
Over at the United Nations Development Programme, the 2007/8 Human Development Report majors on Climate Change, which could lead to reversals in human development that disproportionately affect poorer countries. The site also includes tools that enable you to compare your carbon footprint with regions and countries around the world.