The two notions appeared simultaneously around the 1970s. The concept of
strategic scanning first appeared in 1967 with the publication of the founding work
by Aguilar entitled Scanning the Business Environment. The origin of the idea of
sustainable development dates back to 1970, when first Ignacy Sachs and then the
international conference of Stockholm (in 1972) proposed the concept of
The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, held in Rio
de Janeiro in 1992,1 provided the fundamental principles and the programme of
action for achieving sustainable development. We strongly reaffirm our commitment
to the Rio principles,2 the full implementation of Agenda 212 and the Programme for
the Further Implementation of Agenda 213.
This occasional paper proposes the development of an information framework for sustainable development in South Africa and sets out a global action plan. It discusses the country's ability to provide the information required to address actions stipulated in Agenda 21, a foundational document of sustainable development.
Research objectives: Creat geographical basis by analyzing and assessing the structure of the natural synthesis to guide and organize the the sustainable development of Thai province’s agriculture and forestry. The direction and solutions for the organization of the territorial space for the purpose of rational using the natural resources and sustainable development.
Tham khảo sách 'sustainable development – education, business and management – architecture and building construction – agriculture and food security', kinh doanh - tiếp thị, quản trị kinh doanh phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả
Tham khảo sách 'sustainable development – energy, engineering and technologies – manufacturing and environment', kỹ thuật - công nghệ, cơ khí - chế tạo máy phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả
This book contains the papers presented at the International Conference on the
Management of Natural Resources, Sustainable Development and Ecological
Hazards, which was held in Patagonia, Argentina. The Conference name was
shortened to ‘The Ravage of the Planet’ to emphasize the urgency of the problems
The state of our planet continues to deteriorate at an alarming rate. We have
arrived at a situation where we need to determine urgent solutions before we reach
a point of irreversible damage....
Welcome to the Authoritative and Leading Edge Content for Sustainable
Development. The practice of sustainable development is becoming widespread in all
industries around the globe today, and both small and large firms are realizing the
benefits provided by sustainability. The World Commission on Environment and
Development defines sustainable development as “development that meets the needs
of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their
This book highlights methodological approaches for the economics of sustainable
development and brings together recent empirical work done in India, especially by
Dr. Surender Kumar and Dr. Shunsuke Managi. Various chapters in this book use
Indian data to show the very wide applicability of methodologies in the theory of
production for dealing with many empirical issues of environmentally sustainable
development in a developing country.
Systematizing the theoretical issues of sustainable development in general and sustainable development of agriculture in particular, the thesis analyzes, assesses the current agricultural development status of the Northern mountainous midland provinces in a sustainable way in the past years and proposes recommendations to promote the rapid development of sustainable agriculture from now until 2020.
The Comprehensive Urban Development Programme in Hanoi Capital City of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam HAIDEP: Vol.3 Pilot Projects introduce to you the content Sustainable Development and Preservation of the Ancient Quarter, District Planning, Improvement Plan and Strategy for Outside-of-Dyke Area
When will the oil run out? Various estimates put this anywhere from 20 years from
now to more than a century in the future. The shortfall in energy might eventually
be made up by developments in nuclear fusion, fuel cells, and solar technologies,
but what can substitute for gasoline and diesel in all the internal combustion enginepowered
vehicles that will continue to be built worldwide until then? And what will
stand in for petrochemicals as sources of building blocks for the extensive range of
“synthetics” that became indispensable during the twentieth century?...
describe environmentally conscious design technique in the field on buildings and
architecture: how to minimize the negative environmental impact of buildings by
enhancing the energy efficiency, water efficiency, use sustainable (renewable or
recyclables) materials of construction. Section 4 is a collection of articles related to
sustainable agriculture and food security: systems of food production that provide
secure supply to meet the world growing population.
Sustainable tourism, sustainable development through tourism, principles of sustainable
development in tourism and tourism development in terms of sustainable tourism, in the
literature often treated as names for the same phenomenon, are becoming increasingly
interesting for scholars and practicians of tourism from various countries.
Access to safe drinking water and sanitation is a basic necessity. However, such access is highly
variable around the world and in particular in Africa, Asia and South America. Much progress still
remains to be made in infrastructure improvements and poverty reduction. A recent World Bank
report, for example, noted that more than 100 million people in the Latin American region alone
lack access to potable water and adequate sanitation systems.
Compounding the issue of water availability is contamination of water supplies and the lack of
wastewater treatment facilities.
Tham khảo luận văn - đề án 'cooperation programs and agricultural rural development "sustainable development in dak lak ca infected trees"', luận văn - báo cáo phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả
Our thanks go to all those involved in the writing and production of this book. We owe
a debt of gratitude to all the contributors for their chapters and for their forbearance in
the long time it has taken to be ﬁnally published. Our thanks go to Dan Saunders who
produced the cover image and to Shibu Raman for producing the drawings for Chapter 5.
We thank the Dutch Ministry of Housing, Physical Planning and Environment for
supporting the preparation of this book, in particular Japp van Staalduine.