Griggs, David; Stafford Smith, Mark; Rockström, Johan; Öhman, Marcus C.; Gaffney, Owen; Glaser, Gisbert; Kanie, Norichika; Noble, Ian; Steffen, Will; Shyamsundar, Priya
The United Nations (UN) Rio+20 summit committed nations to develop a set of universal sustainable development goals (SDGs) to build on the millennium development goals (MDGs) set to expire in 2015. Research now indicates that humanity’s impact on Earth’s life support system is so great that further global environmental change risks undermining long-term prosperity and poverty eradication goals. Socioeconomic development and global sustainability are often posed as being in conflict because of...[Show more]
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