Sustainability Exam 66% of final A2 grade! Synoptic 4 Themes Sustainable food supply Sustainable water supply Sustainable energy Sustainable cities Final examination 1hr 45 mins Includes pre-release material (released 6 weeks before)
What is sustainability? You have 10 minutes to find a definition for Sustainability There must be no conferring. Once finished write your definition on the board.
Sustainability Brudtland-1987 "..development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs" World Commission on the Environment and Development
" Sustainable global development requires that those who are more affluent adopt lifestyles within the planet's ecological means." "Sustainable development can only be pursued if population size and growth are in harmony with the changing productive potential of the ecosystem." World Commission on the Environment and Development To what extent would you agree with this statement?
SUSTAINABILITY COUNTRYSIDE COMMISSION ‘ Sustainable development means meeting four objectives, at the same time, in the UK and in the world as a whole. These are Social progress which recognises the needs of everyone Effective protection of the environment Prudent use of natural resources Maintenance of high and stable levels of economic growth and employment’