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Sustainable development is the organizing principle for meeting human development goals while simultaneously sustaining the ability of natural systems to provide the natural resources and ecosystem services on which the economy and society depend.
Not a MyNAP member yet? Register for a free account to start saving and receiving special member only perks. Appendix E Sustainability Indicators. This appendix provides additional information about the extensive work nationally and internationally to develop sustainability indicators. The approach taken in this report is a so-called capital-based one that examines ways to measure stocks and flows of economic market-based , natural, human, and social capital.
Goals, Indicators, Values and Practice. Considering that the concept of sustainable development is now enshrined on the masthead of Environment magazine, featured on 8,, Web pages, and enmeshed in the aspirations of countless programs, places, and institutions, it should be easy to complete the sentence. PDF Document. Kates, R. Goals, indicators, values and practice.
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Standards of living are difficult to measure, but indicators of social development are available. A basic measure, per capita Gross Domestic Product GDP , is the value of all goods and services produced within a region over a given time period, averaged per person. Social Development Indicators Factsheet. Click PDF to download a printable version:. Population The U. Currently, Niger has the highest fertility rate at 7. In , contraceptive use was 1.
Sustainable development is the organizing principle for meeting human development goals while simultaneously sustaining the ability of natural systems to provide the natural resources and ecosystem services on which the economy and society depend. The desired result is a state of society where living conditions and resources are used to continue to meet human needs without undermining the integrity and stability of the natural system. Sustainable development can be defined as development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Sustainability goals, such as the current UN-level Sustainable Development Goals , address the global challenges, including poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, peace and justice. While the modern concept of sustainable development is derived mostly from the Brundtland Report , it is also rooted in earlier ideas about sustainable forest management and twentieth-century environmental concerns. As the concept of sustainable development developed, it has shifted its focus more towards the economic development , social development and environmental protection for future generations.
Trying to run a complex society on only a single indicator like the Gross National Product is like trying to fly a Boeing with only one gauge on the instrument panel, imagine if your Doctor, when giving you a checkup, did no more than check your blood pressure. Hazel Henderson, Paradigms of Progress Indicators are quantified information which help to explain how things are changing over time. For many years, a limited number of key economic measures has been used to judge how the economy is performing - for example, output, the level of employment, the rate of inflation, the balance of payments, public sector borrowing, etc. These statistics give an overall picture but do not explain why particular trends are occurring, and do not necessarily reflect the situation of a particular industry, society or area. They do, however, provide policy-makers and the public reasonable indicators of changes in the economy, assisting economic policy decision making and allowing the public to judge for themselves how the economy is performing overall.
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Life Style and Sustainable Development
Growth and development are the permanent goals of various societies. But, there is a question: How can we access to development? After World War II, the improvements of social and economic situation were followed as a major goal. Therefore, the developed countries find the way of development and innovation in economical development, equality and social justice.
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