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Global sustainability: the challenge ahead

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This is an Open Access article, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution licence (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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Author for correspondence: J. Rockström, E-mail: johan.rockstrom@su.se
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Global Sustainability
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