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Defining Sustainable Development

An outline of definitions on Sustainable Development.

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Definitions of Sustainable Development are varied and consensus is often escapable. However, there are key themes that can be found at the root of every definition. Early in the work done on the theory, the key element that distinguished it from other development theory was that development was not simply focused on the present but on future generations as well. This element is a common theme now in sustainable ...

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The solution presents a concise definition of what Sustainable Development is about.