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21-23 MARCH 2017

Final OpenNESS Annual Meeting in Smolenice, Slovakia

Sustainability

A characteristic or state whereby the needs of the present and local population can be met without compromising the ability of future generations or populations in other locations to meet their needs. Weak sustainability assumes that needs can be met by the substitution of different forms of capital (i.e. through trade-offs); strong sustainability posits that substitution of different forms of capital is seriously limited.

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UK NEA (2011)

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