The concept of sustainability and sustainable development has taken hold throughout the world as a new guiding principle of economic development. Sustainability involves “meeting the real needs of the present without so harming the biosphere that future generations will be unable to meet their own needs.”.
Ethics for Environment and Development Prepared by Bindi Clements. future generations, or should we be more concerned with environmental justice for the. ’, and apply them to understanding key issues in areas such as sustainable development policy, environmental management and corporate ethics.