EU-India Resource Efficiency Initiative India (EU-REI)

Paris Peace Forum
4 min readNov 3, 2020

By Dr. Dieter Mutz

The Indian economy is one of the most dynamic in the world and is characterized by rapid population growth with a growing middle-income class. In conjunction, this puts a significant strain on natural resources. For instance, in 2009, India accounted for 14% of the global population and consumed 7% of global material resources. Considering India’s…