Posts Tagged: Sustainable Development
Economists from rich countries increasingly agree: Sustainable development and reducing inequality matter more than economic growth.
Kaganga John acts locally to promote sustainable development in his Ugandan village, but he thinks globally.
I'd much rather that representatives of the world's nations gather on a regular basis to bore themselves to death in a conference rather than beat themselves to death in a war. Make resolutions, not war is the bumper sticker of the future.
Simply obtaining measures to implement the commitments made 20 years ago would be better than creating any new corporate-driven initiatives or issuing yet more empty promises.
If rich countries respond to their own financial woes by slashing aid to the world's poorest countries, the Millennium Development Goals will end up on the boulevard of broken dreams.
In The Perils of Globeerization, Chris O'Brien argues that beer can literally save the world.