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Introductory guidance on the Agency"s contribution to sustainable development

Introductory guidance on the Agency"s contribution to sustainable development

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Published by Environment Agency in Bristol .
Written in English


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Title from cover.

StatementEnvironment Agency.
SeriesSustainable development -- SD1
ContributionsEnvironment Agency.
The Physical Object
Pagination15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18461275M

3. Recognizing the Agency’s statutory objective of seeking to “accelerate and enlarge the contribution of atomic energy to peace, health and prosperity throughout the world”, and the important contribution of its work in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Agency will continue to work. Sustainable Development – including 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and targets. The Agenda commits the international community to end poverty and hunger and achieve sustainable development in all three dimensions (social, economic and environmental) over the next 15 years (). Succeeding the Millennium.

Sustainable development is about what we have done, but it’s also about what we can do as individuals, as communities, and as nations to change the path of human development. Skip to 0 minutes and 50 seconds In this course, you’ll learn about sustainable development in terms of decisions we can make today to positively affect the future.   Sustainable development' is the catchphrase of the s. Governments around the world, international institutions, local organizations and NGOs have committed themselves to its principles and have adopted policies to promote 'sustainable development' is difficult to define - let alone implement - and its proponents and advocates may all interpret it in very different Reviews: 2.

Sustainable Development. This journal is a wide interdisciplinary publication which seeks to further debate and discuss the important concept of sustainable development. The scope of the journal therefore allows for contributions which have a local, national or global focus from a philosophical to a practical perspective. Textbooks in Sustainable Development - Browse and buy books, journals, electronic media from Springer online.


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