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Information for decision making in sustainable development.

Information for decision making in sustainable development.

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Published by [Natural Resources Canada] in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Decision making -- Information resources,
  • Sustainable development -- Canada -- Decision making -- Information resources,
  • Information services -- Government policy -- Canada,
  • Information networks -- Government policy -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesInformation pour la prise de décisions en matière de développement durable
    SeriesSustainable development in Canada monograph series -- monograph no. 16
    ContributionsCanada. Natural Resources Canada., United Nations. Commission on Sustainable Development.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 30, 30, vi p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14519085M
    ISBN 100662655273
    ISBN 109780662655275
    OCLC/WorldCa46952533

    Capability for strategic planning and decision-making toward sustainability requires both individuals and organizations from different sectors and disciplines to develop necessary skills and competencies. Therefore, a growing discussion has emerged within academia and practice around how pedagogical methods and tools can be utilized for this purpose. Sustainability is a priority interest for many organizations, and this is especially true at EPA. Sustainability isn’t part of our work – it’s a guiding influence for all of our work. Learn more about what EPA is .

    More than two decades after conceptualizing sustainability as societal guiding vision and regulative idea the necessity of concretizing and realizing sustainability in societal praxis is bigger than ever. Sharply improved individual and societal sustainable decision-making and action is necessary for a better future of humankind and the planet. Information for integrated Decision-Making & Participation Institutional Frameworks and international cooperation for Sustainable Development Mountains Multi-stakeholder partnerships & voluntary commitments National Sustainable Development Strategies (NSDS) Oceans & .

      The current article explores how this emerging discipline can be a powerful tool to enhance cooperation and improve decision-making within the industry to address emerging challenges. Maritime informatics to raise efficiency. Shipping, the most efficient way of transporting goods across the globe, handles about 90% of the world’s trade. The Aarhus Convention is a United Nations convention passed in , explicitly to encourage and promote effective public engagement in environmental decision making. Information transparency related to social media and the engagement of youth are two issues related to the Sustainable Development Goals that the convention has addressed.


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