World Sustainable Development Outlook 2014: West Meet East: Sharing the Past and Current Experience to Benefit the Future

1st Edition

Allam Ahmed

Routledge
Published October 1, 2014
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ISBN 9781907106316 - CAT# Y367368
Series: World Sustainable Development Outlook

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Summary

The World Sustainable Development Outlook series has been developed to provide an overview of sustainable development, to discuss why it is important and to provoke forward thinking on the development of a more coherent approach to solving global problems related to sustainability through science and technology.

Outlook 2014 includes a selection of the best papers presented during the 12th International Conference of WASD held in the period 13-15th August 2014 in Montreal, Canada. Contributors in this volume share their research and work experiences from all over the world addressing topics of great importance such as public health, education, transportation and many more; the emphasis being on the importance of evidence-based planning to achieve a sustainable future for all.

The main parts of this book are: Sustainable development perspectives and measures; Climate change, energy and the environment; Science and technology for sustainability; Innovation and knowledge management; Services and performance management; Business and sustainability; International business and entrepreneurship; Accounting, economics and finance; Public policy and development; Gender and development.

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