Agenda 21 is a non-binding, voluntarily implemented action plan of the United Nations with regard to sustainable development. One of the main documents created during the Eco 92 climate conference in Rio de Janeiro. Read more..
The Brundtland report, Our Common Future, is so named for having been authored by a United Nations (UN) commission chaired by the former prime minister of Norway, Gro Harlem Brundtland. The United Nations established the World Commission on Environment and Development.. read more..
Complexity is a term used to describe technically, an interconnected network of components that cannot be described by a few rules; generally manifest in structure, order and functioning emerging from the interactions among diverse parts. To understand complexity, first of all is this to agree that everything is inter-connected, every action taken. Read more..
Corporate sustainability is a term describing a business approach that creates long term shareholder value by embracing opportunities and managing risks deriving from environmental, economic and social developments (sustainable development). Read more..
Eco-efficiency was already in use in various ecological studies since beginning of 1990’s (Ehelich, Erlich 1991); however, The Dutch government funded “ The Eco capacity a challenge to technological development; of the Working-group on eco efficiency, which was promoted by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. Read more..