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Author:
Cadman Timothy
Eastwood Lauren
Maraseni Tek
Pittock Jamie
Sarker Tapan

Since the Rio ‘Earth’ Summit of 1992, sustainable development has become the major policy response to tackling global environmental degradation, from climate change to loss of biodiversity and deforestation. Market instruments such as emissions trading, payments for ecosystem services and timber certification have become the main mechanisms for...

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Green Economy and Green Growth in international trends of sustainability indicators

In Chapter 1 in The Economics of Green Growth- New Indicators for Sustainable Societies
Book Chapter

Efficiency and fairness of resource use: from a planetary boundary perspective

In Chapter 2 in The Economics of Green Growth- New Indicators for Sustainable Societies
Book Chapter
In Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: From Agenda to Action

Education has a long history as an international priority, and the right to education was first enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. Improving education and ensuring all people are afforded a high standard of education will be reaffirmed as a key global goal of development under the post-2015 development agenda. The...

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In Responsible Living:Concepts, Education and Future Perspectives, Editors: V. W. Thoresen; R. J. Didham; J. Klein & D. Doyle.

The pursuit of sustainable lifestyles is one that occurs simultaneously
at individual, collective and societal levels. Education for sustainable development
(ESD), and the offshoot education for sustainable lifestyles (ESL), has generally
targeted individual learning and behaviour change. Although, there are several
good examples of cooperative and...

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In Responsible Living: Concepts, Education and Future Perspectives
Author:
Declan Doyle
Jorgen Klein
Victoria W. Thoresen

Focusing on the challenges of the transition to responsible, sustainable lifestyles, this book examines developments over the last decade in relation to:
- the creation of awareness of consumer citizenship, civic involvement and environmental stewardship

- research, projects and publications on education for responsible living

- the creation and...