Як цитувати

Shymanovska-Dianich, L., & Nishant, R. (2021). SUSTAINABILITY OR PROFITABILITY. InterConf, (49), 88-104.


To save the world, few have gone overboard for the small few who rule this world to listen. With the current situation in the pollution levels, causing dangerous ripples across the world, it is not hard to believe for our late realizations to the pandemic of the world. The darkest pandemic of the world is not SARS or COVID-19 but something far worse that the world has chosen to ignore for our selfish needs, Profitability. The world is still trying to understand this global phenomenon of sustainability and its wide reach areas of benefits. Current major plans for sustainability are all focusing on how to make enough food for the growing population and the drinking water which is only 1% in the world. In the 2005 World Summit over Social Development, three goals were set forth, that is for economic development, social development, and environmental protection. A major issue that Sustainability is facing is since people are still confused at the thought of "What is sustainability?" Even though the government has taken steps to write sustainability reports, it has been hard for them to implement them in real life.


"Definition of Sustainability". Oxford University Press. 14 July 2020.

YouMatter. (2020, May 26). Sustainability – What Is It? Definition, Principles and Examples. Youmatter.World.

Top 10 institutions for Earth and environmental sciences in 2018. (2019, June 19). Nature.

The World Energy Foundation. (2014, August 20). A Brief History of Sustainability. Theworldenergyfoundation.Org.

The International Sustainability Council’s. (2012, May 29). PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABILITY. Thesustainabilitycouncil.Org. /documents/PrinciplesofSustainability.pdf

P2P Foundation Wiki, & Ben-Eli, M. (2010, February 24). Five Core Principles of Sustainability. P2P Foundation Wiki. Principles_of_Sustainability

Wikipedia’s. (2021, February 10). John Elkington (business author). Wikipedia.Org.

TNN. (2004, December 18). Asthma rising among Delhi kids. The Times of India.

WHO. (2018, March 12). Public health and environment. World Health Organization.

Ellen ‘t Hoen, E. H. & Barron’s. (2020, February 7). Coronavirus: The Latest Problem Big Pharma Won’t Solve. Barron’s.

wikipedia. (2020, August 8). Environmental policy. Wikipedia.Org. wiki/Environmental_policy

wikipedia. (2020, June 27). Environmental activism of Al Gore. Wikipedia.Org.

International Energy Agency. (2019, December 1). Coal 2019. IEA.Org.

Investopedia. (2019, February 15). What Percentage of the Global Economy Is the Oil and Gas Drilling Sector?,the%20recovery%20of%20hydrocarbon%20liquids.

The Wilderness Society. (2019, August 9). 7 ways oil and gas drilling is bad for the environment. Wilderness.Org.

TheWorldCounts. (2020, April 25). A cheap but dirty fuel source….

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. "Natural disasters since 1900: Over 8 million deaths, 7 trillion US dollars." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 18 April 2016. .

Wikipedia. (2020, May 5). Sustainable management. Wikipedia.Org.

Natural Resources Wales. (2015, May 6). Introducing Sustainable Management of Natural Resources.

Eric Meliton, E. M. & Greenbiz. (2009, April 10). Can Environmental CSR Initiatives Stimulate Economic Growth? Greenbiz.

Creative Commons License

Ця робота ліцензується відповідно до Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.


Дані завантаження ще не доступні.

| Переглядів: 40 | Завантажень: 28 |