Sustainable development and environmental protection: A perspective on current trends and future options for universities
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Problems of sustainable development and environmental protection pose a challenge to humanity unprecedented in scope and complexity. Whether and how the problems are resolved have significant implications for human and ecological well-being. In this paper, I discuss briefly recent international recommendations to promote sustainable development and environmental protection. I then offer a perspective on the roles and prospects of the university in promoting sustainable development and environmental protection.
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- John Lemons (1)
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- 1. Department of Life Sciences, University of New England, 04005, Biddeford, Maine, USA