Development, Development, Development!
Economic progression has unquestionably improved living standards for many in the developed world. Unfortunately, prolonged exploitation of natural capital is leading to ecological breakdown, and it is increasingly apparent that current rates of resource consumption cannot be maintained.
Whilst globalisation has benefited society in a multitude of ways, the environmental costs associated with continued economic expansion and social progression are increasingly prevalent issues in today’s world.
TBC ‘Sustainable development when it is economically viable’