Cultural Policies and Sustainable Development

July 24th, 2015 Spain

By: Agenda 21 culture

The concept of sustainable development and its articulation in three dimensions or pillars (economic growth, social inclusion and environmental balance) was developed in the second half of the 1980s. The Earth Summit, held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, confirmed the need to introduce ecological considerations into the development of our societies and strengthen these three pillars as the paradigm of sustainable development.

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