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do we do with the sustainability concept, especially at the local level? What should we all be doing?
The term 'Sustainable Development' has been used and misused in a variety of ways by different groups and entities - that there is a constant need to rethink its basic meaning, and adopt it to different situations and scales.
The objective of this GDRC programme on Sustainable Development is to function as a repository of key online information on the theme - since considerable information already exists on the web. It also helps in contextualizing all other programmes of GDRC, which eventually, directly or indirectly, leads to sustainability. [
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Highlights of GDRC Research
The Seven Triads of Sustainability
Sustainable Development Concepts
Causes of Poverty
GDRC's special pages on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (UN-DESD)
GDRC's Blog on Rio+20:
Staying on the Road to Rio ...
Visit GDRC's pages on the UN Decade on Biodiversity
Currently, GDRC is focussing on enhancing and packaging its contribution to the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (UN-DESD). It particularly looks into the role of learning centers and universities in promoting sustainable development.
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Blog: Road to Rio+20
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