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Click to edit Master subtitle style 4/12/11 Sustainable Development Linking Economy, Society and Environment Chapter 2 What is Sustainable Development?
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4/12/11 Development and Sustainable Development Development: the act or process of developing; growth; progress. Sustainable development: development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
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4/12/11 How SD is linked with this Course? The well-being of the environment, of economies and of people is inextricably linked. Sustainable development involves co-operation on a global scale.
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4/12/11 Sustainable Development is A conceptual framework: a way of changing the predominant world view to one that is more holistic and balanced; A process: a way of applying the principles of integration – across space and time – to all decisions;
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4/12/11 Challenges in Implementing SD “Governments face the complex challenge of finding the right balance
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