Development, according to our current terms, is unsustainable and needs to, er, develop – a wry wander through current thinking.
“The goal of sustainable development is to enable all people throughout the world to satisfy their basic needs and enjoy a better quality of life without compromising the quality of life of future generations. The Scottish Government has as its overall purpose to focus government and public services on creating a more successful country, with opportunities for all of Scotland to flourish, through increasing sustainable economic growth.” (http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Environment/SustainableDevelopment)
“Increasing sustainable economic growth”? That’s a lot of bulge. Continue reading