Dr. Jeffrey D Sachs of Columbia University has created an on-line course and forum called The Age of Sustainable Development.
Today (9/11/2014) was the first lecture and discussion. It was an hour long and will be available on YouTube.
("The recording will be available on his Hangout On Air Event page and on his YouTube channel.")
An earlier version of this lecture is at The Age of Sustainable Development | Lecture 14, Chapter 1
This lecture reports on the goals proposed by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network.
- End Extreme Poverty Including Hunger.
- Achieve Development Within Planetary Boundaries. (respect the limits of our planet)
- Ensure Effective Larning For All Children and Youth for Life and Livelihood.
- Achieve Gender Equality, Social inclusion, and Human Rights For All.
- Achieve Health and Wellbeing At All Ages
- Improve Agricultural Systems and Raise Rural Prosperity.
- Empower Inclusive, Productive, and Resilient Cities.
- Curb Human-Induced Climate Change and Ensure Sustainable Energy.
- Secure Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity, and Ensure Good Management of Water and Other Natural Resources.
- Transform Governance for Sustainable Development.
Sustainable Development (47 links)
- Habitat III, Oct 2016, UN Conference in Ecuador (, 20161017, Citiscope.org, 1)
- Ranking Americas most future-ready cities (, 20160000, IHS Economics, 1)
- The Age of Sustainable Development (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20150529, Charlie Rose, 1)
- Age of Sustainable Development Discussion at UN (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20150505, jeffsachs.org, 1)
- Data for Development (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20150500, Project Syndicate, 1)
- Financing Education for All (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20150319, , 1)
- We Need a New Economic Model, the Planet is Overburdened (Mikhail Gorbachev, 20150115, Green Cross, 1)
- Introduction to Sustainable Development (Jeffrey D. Sachs, , Columbia Univ., 1)
- The Age of Sustainable Development (Jeffrey D. Sachs, , Columbia Univ., 1)
- Sustainable Living (NYT) (NYT, , NYT, 2)
- Sustainable Business (NYT) (NYT, , NYT, 2)
- Earth Day (NYT) (NYT, , NYT, 2)
- Conservation of Resources (NYT) (NYT, , NYT, 2)
- The Year of Sustainable Development (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20141209, Columbia Univ., 1)
- The Road to Dignity by 2030: Ending Poverty, Transforming All Lives and Protecting the Planet (, 20141200, U.N., 1)
- Sustainable Development Economics (Jeffrey D. Sachs, 20141125, Columbia Univ., 5)
- A Stand-alone Goal for Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements (urbansdg.org, 20140922, #urbanSDG, 1)
- Beyond Green: A Building Not Just Green| but Practically Self-Sustaining (Bryn Nelson, 20130403, NYT, 2)
- United Nations Millenium Development Goals (UN MDG) (, 20000908, U.N., 1)
- Sustainable Human Community (, , Facebook, 5)
- Sustainable Development Solutions Network Publications (Jeffrey D. Sachs, , Columbia Univ., 1)
- International Journal of Sustainable Development (, , Inderscience Publishers, 2)
- International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology (, , Taylor Francis Online, 2)
- Sustainable Development . (, , Wiley Online Library, 2)
- The Bright Future of Dar es Salaam, an Unlikely African Megacity (, , CityLab.com, 2)
- Educational resources from the world's leading experts on sustainable development. (, , SDSN.edu, 1)
- A company in Singapore very important: (, , , 1)
- The WorldWide Intellectual Home for SDSN & SusDev: (, , , 1)
- World Business Council for Sustainable Development (, , , 2)
- European Union sustainable development site (, , , 2)
- United Kingdom sustainable development site (, , , 2)
- Center of Excellence for Sustainable Development,U.S.Department.of.Energy (, , , 2)
- Major international agreements (, , , 2)
- U.N. Division for Sustainable Development (, , , 2)
- Science and Development Network (, , , 2)
- You Tube videos from Green Cross International (Mikhail Gorbachev, , Green Cross Ineternational, 5)
- addressing some of the world's most difficult problems, from climate change and environmental degradation, to poverty, disease and the sustainable use of resources (, , Earth Insitute, 1)
- a Singapore-based private limited company with branch offices in Thailand and Mongolia and operations throughout Asia (, , SusDev Solutions, 1)
- Sustainable Development (, , Wikipedia, 1)
- The Earth Institute (, , Wikipedia, 1)
- Open Working Group proposal for Sustainable Development Goals (, , U.N., 1)
- Sustainable development goals (, , U.N., 1)
- United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (Jeffrey D. Sachs, , Facebook, 1)
- Sustainable Development Solutions Network (Jeffrey D. Sachs, , Columbia Univ., 1)
- http://www.avaaz.org/ (, , , 5)
- https://secure.avaaz.org (, , , 5)
- http://www.sustainabilitystore.com/ (, , , 5)