Advancing sustainable development in Canada : policy issues and research needs / Written for the Policy Research Initiative by the International Institute for Sustainable Development. : PH4-1/2003

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This paper identifies research needs related to seven sustainable development issues: changing urban design and planning; improving the quality and management of Canada’s freshwater resources; engaging in cross-jurisdictional, ecoregion-level decision making; understanding the impacts of globalization on sustainable development in Canada; designing signals and incentives that induce sustainable behaviour; reducing the ecological burden of current lifestyles; and taking bolder steps in meeting international commitments related to the alleviation of poverty in the world.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada.Policy Research Initiative.
Collaborating author International Institute for Sustainable Development.
Title Advancing sustainable development in Canada : policy issues and research needs / Written for the Policy Research Initiative by the International Institute for Sustainable Development.
Publication type Monograph
Language Bilingual-[English | French]
Format Paper
Other formats Electronic-[English], Electronic-[French]
Note(s) "PRI Project Sustainable Development in collaboration with International Institute for Sustainable Development"--Cover.
Publishing information Ottawa - Ontario : Policy Research Initiative 2003.
Binding Softcover
Description English text, iii, 78p. : references ; 28 cm.
ISBN 0-662-67783-8
Catalogue number
  • PH4-1/2003
Subject terms Sustainable development
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