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Trends in sustainable development

Trends in sustainable development

Africa report

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAfrica report, Trends in sustainable development, 2008-2009
    StatementDept. of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Sustanable Development.
    ContributionsUnited Nations. Division for Sustainable Development.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC800.Z9 E5883 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17013725M
    ISBN 109211045762
    ISBN 109789211045765
    LC Control Number2008364248

      The current focus on sustainable development opens up debates surrounding our relationship with the natural world, about what constitutes social progress and about the character of development, both in the Global North and the Global South. The promotion of sustainable futures is taking on a new urgency in the context of climate change and biodiversity loss. The SDG Book Club aims to use books as a tool to encourage children ages to interact with the principles of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through a curated reading list ofbooks.

    In Counting on the World to Act, TReNDS details an action plan for governments and their development partners that will enable them to deliver the SDGs worldwide by Our recommendations specifically aim to empower government actors – whether national statisticians, chief data scientists, chief data officers, ministers of planning, or others concerned with evidence in support of. Meet a TReNDS’ Expert: Tom Orrell Tom Orrell is the Founder and Managing Director of DataReady, a UK-based consultancy that supports the development of good data governance practices in the sustainable development and humanitarian sectors.

      Three regulatory trends to expect in We expect regulators across the globe to continue to focus on promoting long-term sustainable leadership and, as such, have pinpointed three expected trends for 1. More tangible steps towards sustainability.   A year ago, we made some guesses about what the biggest sustainability trends would be in the year ahead. We called some of them correctly, but we didn’t see all of the year’s biggest eco-news stories coming. Undeterred, we’re doing it again. Based on what we’ve seen this year, here are our predictions for the biggest trends in sustainability for


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