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sustainable development

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sustainable development
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Development that provides economic, social and environmental benefits in the long term having regard to the needs of living and future generations.
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SOURCE: GEMET

NOTE Defined by the World Commission on Environment and Development in 1987 as: development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. (Source: GILP96)
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