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Rethinking Sustainable Development

by Jude L. Fernando

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Economics - General,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Series
    ContributionsJude L. Fernando (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10907137M
    ISBN 10076192860X
    ISBN 109780761928607

    Millennium development goals (MDGs) and sustainable development goals (SDGs) have significant implications for global development, in particular for African countries. This book seeks to assist Africa’s policy makers and political leaders, MNCs and NGOs, plus its increasingly heterogeneous media landscape, to understand and better respond or.   Rethinking Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean Economy This new OECD report on the ocean economy emphasises the growing importance of science and technologies in improving the sustainable economic development of our seas and ocean. Marine ecosystems sit at the heart of many of the world’s global challenges: food, medicines, new sources of.

    A Short History of Sustainable Development. A short history of the concept of sustainable development could begin with the US government’s National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of This act came largely in response to the Santa Barbara oil spill, which had a devastating impact on wildlife and the natural environment in the area. Sustainable urban design with an approach in sustainable urban development. Rethinking Dubai’s This book is the second volume of a two-volume festschrift in honor of Professor Baleshwar.

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