Applying Sustainable Development - Focus is on social and
cultural change, without which sustainable development is
unattainable. Pages include threats and opportunities, agenda for
change, practical examples, skilled people, models for change,
sources of information.
Awakening Earth - Information in support of the awakening of
culture and consciousness to achieve a sustainable and
compassionate global future.
Centre for Sustainable
Development - Interdisciplinary research group drawing on the
knowledge and expertise of nine departments at Ghent University. [Duthc
site with a section in English]
Combustion in the
Rainforest: Ecology, Energy and Economy for a Sustainable
Environment - A global holistic perspective to the world
Dempsey's Home Page - Advocates sustainable community
development. Information on land use planning, software reviews
and other topics.
The Empty Homes Agency
- Highlighting the waste of empty homes and property throughout
England: Information, solutions and statistics.
- National Assembly initiative in partnership with voluntary
organisations for protecting and improving the environment.
Includes information on partners, projects, and grants, with
newsletter and downloadable registration pack.
Solutions - United Kingdom company providing services in the
development of aquaculture projects. Background on company, links,
and contact information.
International Centre for Trade and
Sustainable Development - News, background and other resources
from coalition that seeks to bridge gap between proponents of
trade and sustainable development.
National Strategies for
Sustainable Development - Planning tool for multi-donor
project on Developing Country Dialogues on National Strategies for
Advantage - A book which presents human sustainability at work
by applying the principles of organic growth to achieve results
while renewing potential.
New Colonist, The -
Site for people interested in visiting, moving to, or improving
cities. Covers sustainable urban development, tourism and travel,
and other urban issues.
Panos London -
Independent, non-profit information agency producing news and
analysis on topical, global issues with a developing country
Participatory approaches -
Website that aims to promote participation in development though a
focus on Participatory Learning and Action (PLA) information
Patterns of a
Conservation Economy - Presents a bioregional pattern
language, defining sectors of opportunity for the emerging
sustainable economy of the 21st century.
Action Group Exchange) - An exchange forum for information
sharing about best practice in sustainability. It features
articles, projects, case studies, lectures, texts and links.
Updated quarterly focusing on a particular theme or issue.
Sustainable Development - At its third session in April 1995,
the UN Commission "noted the importance of developing, among the
organizations of the United Nations system, a common or compatible
system of access to their respective data bases, in order to share
data fully, to streamline the collection and interpretation of
data and to identify data gaps, for the purpose of providing more
comprehensive and integrated data to decision-makers at national,
regional and international levels."
Sustainable Development - A Common Challenge for North and South
- Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development (NFSD) article:
From the point of view of sustainable development, all countries
are "developing countries".
Sustainable Development Gateway
- The tri-lingual Sustainable Development Gateway provides access
to over 1,200 links, a calendar of events, a job bank, the
Sustainability Web Ring, listservs, and news sites dealing with
Development Online - Listing conferences, tools, education and
training, SME support initiatives and networks, all personally
screened by researchers.
Sustainable Development Web Page, The - Contains a
bibliography, case studies, and links to related sites.
Sustainable Life -
Gateway and store of a wealth of online resources to help you find
what you need to live a more healthy, sustainable lifestyle.
Threshold 21 -
Computer-based development model - integrating human, economic and
environmental concerns into one model - used to make efficient and
effective development planning choices.
Development Commission - Inspires government, the economy and
society to embrace sustainable development as the central
Sustainable Development - Dedicated to improving the well
being of present and future generations through the promotion of
World Business Council for
Sustainable Development - Organization of transnational
corporations who advocate for cooperation between business and
government to balance economic and environmental interests.
Virtual Library: Sustainable Development - List of internet
sites dealing with sustainable development, including
organisations, projects and activities, electronic journals,
libraries, references and documents, and databases.
BBC: Sustainable development: Big not boring - Jonathon
Porritt explains why sustainable development is not a "boring
catch-phrase for sad gits". (November 23, 2006)