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Brundtland Commission

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The Brundtland Commission is the unofficial name of the World Commission on Environment and Development, which was chaired by Gro Harlem Brundtland, a former prime minister of Norway....

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Brundtland Commission

Marvin S. Soroos.

in Encyclopedia of Global Change

January 2001; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 583 words.

The Brundtland Commission is the unofficial name of the World Commission on Environment and Development, which was chaired by Gro

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Brundtland Commission

Marvin S. Soroos.

in The Oxford Companion to Global Change

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 582 words.

The Brundtland Commission is the unofficial name of the World Commission on Environment and Development, which was chaired by Gro

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Brundtland Commission

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The Brundtland Commission is the unofficial name of the World Commission on Environment and Development, which was chaired by Gro Harlem Brundtland, a former prime minister of Norway....

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Brundtland Commission

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 4 words.

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Brundtland Commission

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 9 words.

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Brundtland Commission

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 9 words.

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Brundtland Commission

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 9 words.

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Our Common Future

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

The title of the 1987 report of the World Commission on Environment and Development, more commonly known as the Brundtland

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Sustainability

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 138 words.

The ability to continue economic, social, cultural, and environmental aspects of human society and the nonhuman environment. The Brundtland Commission,

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sustainable development

John Scott and Gordon Marshall.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 360 words.

Defined in Our Common Future, the Report of the 1987 World Commission on the Environment and Development (the ‘Brundtland

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sustainable development

Edited by John Scott.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 360 words.

Defined in Our Common Future, the Report of the 1987 World Commission on the Environment and Development (the ‘Brundtland

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Sustainability

in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 2845 words.

In 1987 the UN World Commission on Environment and Development published the Brundtland Report under the title Our Common Future

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Sustainable Development

Nitin Desai.

in The New Oxford Companion to Economics in India

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Economics. 2229 words.

The concept of sustainable development was popularized by the Report of the Brundtland Commission, Our Common Future (1987), and the

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Our Common Future

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The title of the 1987 report of the World Commission on Environment and Development, more commonly known as the Brundtland Report, which defined sustainable development.

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Brundtland Report

Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree and Rob Kitchin.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 106 words.

An intergovernmental report published in 1987 by the United Nations World Commission on Environment and Development, founded in 1983 and chaired by Gro Harlem Brundtland, former prime...

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World Commission on Environment and Development

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

Chaired by the former Norwegian prime minister Gro Harlem Brundtland (b. 1939), who was director general of the World Health Organization in 1998–2003, the Brundtland Commission produced a...

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Brundtland Report

in Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability

January 2010; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 3244 words.

Convened by the U.N. in 1983 , the World Commission on Environment and Development’s task was to propose environmental strategies for sustainable...

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sustainable development

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 192 words.

Term, widely adopted by governments worldwide, since being defined in the 1987 United Nations’ Brundtland Commission’s report, ‘Our Common Future’, and used to describe a way of carrying...

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Sustainable development

Ian Goldin.

in Development: A Very Short Introduction

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 2435 words.

The environment and development are intimately related yet this relationship has only recently come to the centre of development concerns. The 1987 Brundtland Report from the World...

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Origins of the Sustainable Development Concept*

Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger and Ashfaq Khalfan.

in Sustainable Development Law

November 2004; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 4179 words.

It was not until the report of the World Commission on Environment and Development, “the Brundtland Report” and the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development that the...

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