Sustainable Development Essays

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For the first time in 4.5 billion years, one species has managed to so dramatically alter the planets ecosystem that it might now be irreparably changed – and not for the better!

Most of us know we need to alter the way with live – and this goes beyond simply recycling the odd plastic bottle,  to adopting a more genuinely sustainable lifestyle.

In 2015 all the United Nations members states adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 goals.  For the large part, addressing these goals will require national governments to collaborate internationally like never before and, introduce policy changes.

Business also has a big role to play in providing and promoting end-to-end product life-cycle sustainability – and this is where the communications industry can really help!

As professional storytellers, agencies are ideally placed to assist their clients in effectively explaining to stakeholder and customers why change is so essential.

For our part, thenetworkone has establish a sustainability group consisting of 12 agencies from around the world with leading expertise in the field. Below, you will find a series of insightful essays from these agencies, exploring some of the issues and solutions involved in moving towards a more sustainable future for all.  Please enjoy them but, don’t print them out unless you really have to

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