DEEPTI’S RESEARCH DISPATCH

Understanding Time Poverty Is Key in Addressing Climate Change

Deepti Kannapan
Age of Awareness

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Recently, I’ve been noticing that the more sustainable/climate-conscious lifestyle option in our existing society is often the slower one. This means that ‘busyness’ or time poverty is a major barrier to the adoption of behavior changes to address climate change.

It’s important to address these barriers, because behavior changes like changing purchasing decisions, household behaviors, travel habits, and diet are necessary. (In concert with market, policy…

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Deepti Kannapan
Age of Awareness

Painter, occasional cartoonist, aerospace engineer. Writes about sustainable technology, creativity, and journaling.