"It will take the active engagement of all sectors of society: the private sector; local communities and civil society; international organizations and the world of academia and research."
As Ban Ki Moon put it.
I think Western Governments are aware of the issues more so than in recent years but there is still a huge need to drive action and we are certainly not being forced to stop using energy and water as we please here in the UK for example.
How do you propose that Western governments should be behaving? What can we do to get the urgency of the situation through not only to our governments but to all members of society and actually drive change?