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The Brundtland Report – 1987


The Brundtland Report (1987) – Definition

The Brundtland Report (1987) defines sustainable development as

“development that meets the needs of the present without comprising the ability of future generations to meeting their own needs”

Over to you

  1. How do you or your local society define/view/perceive/conceptualise sustainability and sustainable development?
  2. Is this different to how others define/view/perceive/conceptualise sustainability and sustainable development?
  3. If it is different, why is it different?
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