The green economy is defined as “one that results in improved human well-being and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities. In its simplest expression, a green economy can be thought of as one, which is low carbon, resource efficient and socially inclusive” by UNEP 2011. Read more..
The concept of Gross National Happiness was already mentioned in the section on economic value, as an attempt to define an indicator that measures quality of life in a more holistic way than its economic counterpart GDP. The term was coined by Bhutan’s former King Jigme Singye. Read more..
Sustainable living is a lifestyle that seeks to reduce an individual’s or society’s use of natural resources. People who life by the term sustainable living often tried to reduce their carbon footprint by alternative transportation, use of renewable sources of energy and eat a diet that does less harm on the environment; Read more..