sustainable development

18 May 2011

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has stepped up assistance for projects and programs that support environmentally sustainable development in member countries, says a new report. The Sustainability Report is the third to be issued by ADB. It details the broad range of measures taken to promote environmental sustainability, inclusive growth, and improved governance in Asia and the Pacific during 2009 and 2010.

11 Jan 2011

Eradicating global poverty while promoting sustainable development is the key challenge facing the world, as it becomes clear that economic progress based on the current pattern of production and consumption is increasingly harmful to the environment, according to a new United Nations report released today.

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